Annual Run to Honor Alexandria Man

The Matt Kjelland Memorial Run/Walk is a community event created to honor the life and memory of Matt Kjelland. Pickle Events will be timing this event on Saturday, September 15 in Alexandria, MN.

Matt's Run includes a 5K and 1K. During and after the race there will be a social time with Music, Kids Games, Silent Auction, concessions, etc.

Proceeds raised by the event will continue to fund a scholarship in Matt's name as well as other causes that Matt embraced during his life. The first two $2,500 scholarships from the proceeds of last years race will be awarded at Awards Night at the Alexandria Area High School on June 5th, 2018. Other contributions were made to Discovery Middle School & Alexandria Area High School Food Shelf Programs, ATCC Mental Health(CAPS) Program and Fargo Moorhead & Alexandria Lyme Support Groups.

Pickle Events looks forward to being a part of this outstanding event in the Alexandria community.

Click here for more information and to regsiter for Matt's Run.


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