12th Annual Scoops for Troops
5K Run | 3K Walk | Ice Cream Social
Please join us on Sunday, April 28th, 2019 at the Arden Hills Army Training Site in honor and memory of those who serve. Participate in the 5k Run, 3k Walk, and Ice Cream and Food Social to raise money for The Fallen Heroes Children's Education Fund through Tribute to the Troops.
2019 Online Registration Now Closed
Same Day Registration welcome!
3K Walk/5K Run $25 after April 14, 2019
Military Members $15
Kids 10 & Under Free
Day of Event registrations welcome
10:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m.
Ice Cream and Food Social throughout entire event 10:00am-3:00pm.
The Silent Auction will take place throughout the event 10:00am-2:30pm.
Strollers and leashed dogs welcome, but they must remain outside buildings.
2019 Special Guest:
CH (COL-RET) John J. Morris
Chaplain John Morris was born and raised on US Air Force Bases all over the world.
He bagan his military career in 1984 as a Chaplain Candidate with the US Army Reserve, and after 35 years of dedicated service, retired as Strategic Integration Action Officer, Office of the Army Chief of Chaplains at the Pentagon.
CH Morris, along with MG Larry Shellito, co-created the MN Beyond the Yellow Ribbon reintegration program for returning combat veterans and their families.
Currently, CH Morris is Senior Instructor at the General Colin Powell Leadership Academy in Minneapolis.
He and his wife, Kathy, were married in 1979, and together they raised three daughters, two of which have been members of the Air National Guard.
CH Morris's civilian and military education, many wartime assignments and years of pastorship give him a perspective of compassion and understanding that few have.
From Pain to Gain
Check-in & Day of Registration Begins
Optional Non-denominational Worship Service by MN National Guard Chaplain
Pre-Event Ceremony with Special Guest Speaker
5K Run Begins
3K Walk Begins
Kid's Fun Run
Gold Star Family Group Photo
Silent Auction Closes
Ice Cream and Food Social Ends