August 16, 2018
Start location: Maui Jim Sunglasses
City/State: Peoria, IL
Start time: 6:00 pm Distances & Categories:
In Hawaiian, “maka maka” means “friend.” At Maui Jim, it means a 3-mile fun run/1.5 mile walk to benefit the Peoria Friendship House. The 15th annual Maui Jim Maka Maka Run/Walk will take place on Thursday, August 16th at 6pm at the Maui Jim corporate headquarters on North Allen Road. All proceeds from this event will benefit the Peoria Friendship House, which provides a variety of services including: a soup kitchen, food pantry, well baby needs for mothers including diapers and formula, tutoring and mentoring for at risk youth, and educational classes (GED, English, & Citizenship Preparation). The Peoria Friendship House is a home away from home for many people that are less fortunate.
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