We’d like to thank everyone for their support and sponsorship of the 2016 Laurel Run! Without your kind contributions none of this would be possible. From the bottom of our hearts, THANK YOU! For those already thinking about next year’s event it’s already being planned and will take place July 14-15 in 2017. See you then!
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Laurel Run logo contest under way

Posted by Chris Anderson - February 3, 2017 - Logo Contest

Area high school students can put their artistic talents to use by participating in the 2017 Laurel Run logo contest. The person who designs the winning entry will receive a $100 gift card to a store of his or her choosing. Laurel Run was started in 1997 by Wayne and Elaine Hotelling of Silver Creek. […]

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Pizza Hut to hold Laurel Run fund-raisers February 6

Posted by Chris Anderson - January 20, 2017 - Events
Laurel Hotelling and her friend and co-worker, Tom Proper, pose together to help promote the Pizza Hut “Fun”draiser that will benefit Laurel Run.

Laurel Hotelling’s birthday is the traditional start to the Laurel Run planning season. Laurel turns 54 years old the first week in February, and everyone can help celebrate the occasion by dining at Pizza Hut on Monday, February 6. That day, the Pizza Hut restaurants at 3962 Vineyard Drive in Dunkirk and 995 Fairmount Avenue in Jamestown will raise […]

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20th Laurel Run a success!

Posted by Chris Anderson - August 31, 2016 - 8K Run, Laurel-thon, Newspaper Sales, Relay Run
Participants set off at the start of Laurel's Lap.

Despite the absence of Laurel from some of the festivities, the 20th annual Laurel Run was a success, and organizers are already looking ahead to next year. Laurel Run was created in 1997 by Wayne and Elaine Hotelling of Silver Creek. The event is named in honor of their oldest daughter. Laurel Run is a celebration […]

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Pair tackling Laurel Run in memory of lost friends

Posted by Chris Anderson - July 8, 2016 - Events
Andrea Nalepa and John Pawlak

Two members of The Resource Center’s family are going to participate in this year’s Laurel Run in memory of two friends who no longer are with us. John Pawlak and Andrea Nalepa have been training in preparation for tackling the 5-kilometer walk at Laurel Run.  They’re dedicating their effort in memory of Eric Mackowiak and […]

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Laurel Run weekend includes kickball tournament

Posted by Chris Anderson - June 26, 2016 - Events

Laurel Run participants who want to support individuals with disabilities in another way are invited to return to Silver Creek the following day for a kickball tournament. The second annual “One Small KICK” kickball tournament will be held Sunday, July 17, at Silver Creek Central School.  The event is a fund-raiser to benefit The Foundation […]

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Applebee’s to hold Laurel Run fund-raisers July 11

Posted by Chris Anderson - June 25, 2016 - Promotions

On Monday, July 11, Chautauqua County residents can support people with special needs just by dining at Applebee’s. From 11:00 a.m. to midnight, the Applebee’s restaurants in Dunkirk and Lakewood will hold “Dining to Donate” promotions to benefit the 20th annual Laurel Run.  The restaurants will donate 10 percent of the cost of your meal.  […]

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