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

10:00 AM

Check-in & Day of Registration Begins

11:15 AM

Optional Non-denominational Worship Service by MN National Guard Chaplain

12:00 PM

Pre-Event Ceremony with Special Guest Speaker

12:30 PM

5K Run Begins

12:40 PM

3K Walk Begins

1:30 PM

Kid's Fun Run

2:00 PM

Gold Star Family Group Photo

2:30 PM

Silent Auction Closes

3:00 PM

Ice Cream and Food Social Ends

April 28th, 2019

Arden Hills Army Training Site


4761 Hamline Ave N, Arden Hills  MN  55112

1/2 mile north of Highway 96 on Hamline Ave N

 Enter Hamline Gate #1

See Map Above