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Supporting, educating and celebrating caregiving families

Kinship Connections of Wyoming offers a variety of ongoing events and classes aimed at supporting, educating and celebrating kinship families.
Kinship Connections schedules classes and events based on caregiver interests and needs. Topics may include tax preparation, kinship law, foster care, creating a will, parenting, self-care, and more. Classes are facilitated by community experts and/or staff in group settings.

Kinship Connections of Wyoming 1st Annual 5k: Not All Heroes Wear Capes

We are excited to announce that Kinship Connections of Wyoming is hosting our first annual 5k run/walk and we cordially invite you to join us! It is our goal to raise awareness about kinship care and the critical need for caregiver support across the state of Wyoming all while we celebrate kinship caregivers and their heroic act of caring for children that are not their own. We encourage you to dress as your favorite superhero or a hero of your imagination and share your race on our Facebook or Instagram #KinshipWyo5k!

Race Day Details
Date: May 22, 2021
Time: Race starts at 9:00 a.m.
Check in and same day registration opens at 8:00 a.m.
Location: Lions Park - Carey Avenue at 8th Avenue, Cheyenne, WY 82001 ( New Picnic Shelter can be seen off of 8th in between ball fields and bathrooms)

Children 5 & under are FREE (they will not receive a shirt, but can win a medal)
$30 for early registration (anything prior to April 17, 2021)
$35 for registration after April 17, 2021 until day before the race
$40 for day of race registration

Registration includes a participant bib, chipped timing, and a custom t-shirt (guaranteed for all pre-registrants). Medals will be awarded to first, second and third place for each of the following age groups 10 and under, 11-19, 20 -30, 31-40, 41-50, 51-60 and 61 and over. 

*********Packet Pick Up Will Be The Day of Race beginning at 8 am ( New picnic shelter that can be seen off of 8th on the south side of Lions Park in between ball fields and bathrooms)*************

******If you are ready to register for the race click here!******

If you are interested in supporting Kinship Connections of Wyoming and kinship caregivers across the state of Wyoming you can explore our sponsorship opportunities or make a donation here.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Gabby Rogers at 
(307) 287-4803.

2021 5k Race Route

Kinship Connections of WY: Not All Heroes Wear Capes 5K Race Results

Overall Results Time
Bib #   


23.34 3354   Kelsi Goldfarb
24.34 3378   Matthew Schafer
24.59 3346   Brent Weigner
25.2 3345   Wendy Ross
27.5 3348   Patrick Kent

28.13 3350   Megan Smith

38.01 3357   Rowan Baker

38.47 3377  Ellen Goldfarb

40.4 3358  Sophia Baker

41.08 3349  Jo Lee Schuler

43.27 3385   Aries Kelch
43.55 3382   Sandi Arnold
44.17 3355  Rick Veit
45.3 3364  Denise Miller
49.32 3352  Malenkaya  Harmych
49.56 3381  CJ McColl

50.23 3360  Liz Martin
50.23 3363  Johna Martin
51.38 3351  Kendall Harmych

52.3 3386  Brent Hunter

52.3 3387  candy Hunter

53.53 3365  Myla  Kaiser 
54.05 3356  Rebecca Erpelding
54.06 3353   Alissa Robinson

55.24 3361   Colleen Hologa 
55.34 3391   Hannah Gauthier

55.53 3359

59.59 3379 Knox Smith

60.01 3380 Courtney  Smith

62.03 3362 Tiffany Johns

62.16 3383 Michelle Barton

62.16 3384 Amanda Comeaux

Age Group
10  & Under       1st- Rowen Baker 
                            2nd- Sophia Baker
                             3rd- Aries Kelch 

11-19                   1st- CJ McCall 
                               2nd- Tiana Johns

20-30                    1st- Kelsi Goldfarb 
                               2nd- Megan Smith
                               3rd- Johna Martin 

31-40                      1st- Liberty Hoover 
                                2nd- Matthew Schafer
                                3rd- Wendy Ross 

41-50                     1st- Kendall Harmych 
                                2nd- Michelle Barton 

51-60                   1st- Sandy Arnold
                              2nd- Rich Veit 

60 and up           1st- Brent Weigner 
                             2nd- Ellen Goldfarb
                             3rd- Jo Lee Schuler 

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