Dash Down Division Charity
The Dash Down Division 5K is a community event sponsored by The Salvation Army Kroc Center. Proceeds from the race support the scholarship fund which allows families the opportunity to participate in a wide variety of recreation programs. In 2013, Dash Down Division was able to put approximately $8,000 toward the $120,000 annually spent on scholarships.
We're In the News:
- WZZM post-race article, 2013
- The Running Nerd Blog Post, 2013
- MLive.com pre-race article, 2013
- MLive.com post-race article, 2012
- WZZM post-race article, 2012
- MLive.com photo gallery, 2012
- Flickr photo gallery, 2012
About The Salvation Army Kroc Center
The Kroc Center is a 105,000-square-foot facility that sits on a 20-acre campus and was created to be an affordable community center encompassing a holistic approach to recreation, worship, arts and education for everyone in the community.
The Kroc Center offers many health and wellness activities that include cardiovascular machines, strength training machines, free weights, an indoor track, aerobics classes, personal training, rowing machines and more. The Kroc Center also offers an aquatics center with lap lanes and a 28-foot water slide, basketball, judo, volleyball, badminton, toddler tumble time, rock climbing, a game room, laptop computers and free wi-fi.
To gain a better understanding of the mission of the Kroc Center, please view this video.
Race Director: Kraig Schmottlach
Kroc Center Addess: 2500 S. Division Avenue, Grand Rapids 49507