On August 30, 2020, on the Wingate University campus, a fundraising 5K and a 1 mile walk called “Spirit of Spring.” will raise funding and awareness for medical research for the Leukemia Lymphoma Society. There are thousands of children and adults affected by a number of blood cancers each year. There is no age, gender, or race that is exempt from a blood cancer.

Medical research for Blood Cancers has proven to extend the lives of leukemia, lymphoma, and myeloma patients. Many patients are cured because of life saving medicine.

“Spirit of Spring” LLS 5K and Walk, needs your support to help us be successful in this charity event.



  • When: August 30, 2020 at 3pm. (arrive by 2:00 PM, Speaker and inspiration at 2:30 pm)

  • Where: Wingate University Campus – near the LaVerne Dining Hall

  • Race Options: 5k Run | 1 Mile Walk

  • Registration Fee: $30.00

  • Prizes: One first place prize for Fastest 5k Runner (Male and Female). Plus other prizes for different categories: 20 and under; 20 to 30; 31 to 40 41 to 60, 61 and 0ver. A first prize only in those categories.

*You may register on the day of event: 1:30 – 2:30
**The date for the Spirit of Spring 5k run & 1 mile walk was moved from March 22,2020 to August 30, 2020 due to current COVID19 pandemic.