Now Accepting Registration Forms for Our Annual Kingsland Catfish Festival 5K Run/Walk and 1 Mile Fun Run!

 

Join us on Saturday, August 31st for our Annual Catfish Festival 5K Run/Walk and 1 Mile Fun Run!

Registration begins at 6:00 am and ends at 6:45 am on Saturday August 31st, 2013 at the corner of Williams Ave and Highway 17.  The run will start promptly at 7:00 am, rain or shine at the Municipal Office on Williams Ave.

Awards will be given to 1st place winners in each age division immediately following the conclusion of the last runner completing the course.

Official Annual Labor Day Catfish Festival t-shirts will be given to the 1st 50 pre-registered participants.

100% of the proceeds benefit Justin’s Miracle Field!  Justin’s Miracle Field is a specialized baseball field with a rubber surface that allows individuals with disabilities to play baseball.

Please send registration forms and payment to Justin’s Miracle Field, P. O. Box 37, Kingsland, GA 31548  (Please make checks payable to “Justin’s Miracle Field”)

CLICK HERE FOR A REGISTRATION FORM: Catfish 5K Registration Form

Our 3rd Annual Camden County Softball Challenge was a HUGE SUCCESS!!

Our 3rd Annual Camden County Softball Challenge was a huge success! Congratulations to Team Kingsland for winning the tournament!

We would like to pass a HUGE THANK YOU to our sponsors:
Nalley Auto
Crosby of Camden
Cumberland Plumbing
Language Learning Center
Krayons Academy
Camden County CASA

Another HUGE THANK YOU to those that donated items for our silent auction:

Habitat for Humanity Camden County
Laurel Island Links
Kings Bay Truck Accessories
Sara Rinehart (Origami Owl)
The Broekhof Family
Lucy and Winston Barlow

And lastly, another HUGE THANK YOU to our supporters:

Camden County PSA Staff
Coca-Cola
Flowers Baking Company of Jacksonville

Thank you to all that participated, volunteered and helped promote this wonderful event. We are well on our way to raising the funds required for a shade structure over our bleachers at Justin’s Miracle Field.

THANK YOU to the UPS FOUNDATION For Your Recent Donation To Justin’s Miracle Field!!

 

During a philanthropy summit sponsored by the Georgia Center for Nonprofits in February, I had the pleasure of meeting Mrs. Debbie Gehricke.  Debbie was extremely excited to hear about the work that the staff and volunteers was performing on Justin’s Miracle Field.  Yesterday, I was surprised with a $2,500.00 contribution to Justin’s Miracle Field from the Corporate Campus Charitable Selections Committee!!  How awesome is that?!?!

Thank you to Debbie and UPS!  We are extremely thankful for your contribution and your support of Justin’s Miracle Field!!

Camden County Softball Challenge is set for Saturday, June 1st!

Join us on Saturday, June 1, 2013 when City and Camden County employee’s and local residents will compete against each other in softball games to help raise money for Justin’s Miracle Field.  The day will begin with fun activities and games for kids of all ages, with the softball games beginning at 1:00PM.   Teams will be from Camden County and the Cities of Kingsland, St. Marys and Woodbine!  Come out and cheer your team to victory!

The games will take place at the Camden County Rec Center Softball Fields which are located behind Camden County High School on Wildcat Drive in Kingsland.

Sponsors are needed to help cover the cost of the uniforms for the ball players.  If you wish to be a sponsor please contact Jeff Norris Co-Founder, Justin’s Miracle Field, for a sponsorship form.  If you have any questions, please call 912-322-1970.

Items are also needed for the silent auction to be held during the event.  If you have items, gift certificates, etc that you would like to donate to the auction, please call 912-322-1970

Our Bunny Hop 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run was a HUGE SUCCESS!!

What a wonderful morning! THANK YOU to all that participated and volunteered with our 3rd Annual Justin’s Miracle Field Bunny Hop 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run!! Together, we raised nearly $1000 for Justin’s Miracle Field!!

CONGRATULATIONS to our winners:

5-9:      Cloe Thrift 32:59
10-14:  Austin Saltis 21:50
15-19:  James Oaks 17:28
Elissa Andersen 47:38
25-29: Matthew Best 23:51
Ashley Heath 18:45
30-34: Drexel Thrift 20:51
Kathryn Portwood 30:14
35-39: James Heath 17:12
Megan Shaw 25:44
40-44: Kathryn Howell 26:13
45-49: Freddy Howell 26:11
Kathy Parrish 26:02
50-54: Patrick Best 22:06
Rebecca Rassi 29:41
55-59: Denise Aligood 50:45
Patricia Perrine 50:45
60-64: Osra Hutcheson 27:17

Thank you again for supporting Justin’s Miracle Field!! 🙂

GRANTHAM UNIVERSITY DONATES $500.00 TO JUSTIN’S MIRACLE FIELD!!

On March 13th, we traveled to Washington D. C. for an award ceremony that was to reward Jeff for applying his college studies to Justin’s Miracle Field.  The award is presented annually by the APSCU.  Jeff’s college – Grantham University – nominated him for the award and was in attendance for the ceremony.  Following the presentation of the award, Jeff was presented a check for $500.00 from Grantham University!!  We are extremely grateful for the award and the donation!!  Thank you to our friends and staff at Grantham University!!!

 

NOW ACCEPTING DONATED YARD SALE ITEMS FOR OUR 4th ANNUAL COMMUNITY YARD SALE!!!

Justin’s Miracle Field is hosting its 4th Annual Community Yard Sale on Friday, April 19th and Saturday, April 20th. Sale times will be from 7 am to 2 pm each day. The sale will be held at the Agape Christian Fellowship Church on Colerain Road in St. Marys.

We are proud to host the largest yard sale in Camden County!!

We are now accepting donated items. After your Spring cleaning, call us and we will gladly meet you at our storage location for drop-off or can pick up your items! We will accept clothing, furniture, appliances, electronics, sporting goods, household items, home decor, baby items, toys, lawn equipment, tools, etc. Anything that is not broken and is in good, working condition can be donated. With your help and donations, this sale will continue to be our most successful fund-raising event of the year!

Call Jeff at (912) 322-1970 or email jeff@camdenmiracleleague.com if you have items to donate. Thank you for supporting Justin’s Miracle Field!!

NOW ACCEPTING REGISTRATIONS FOR OUR 4th ANNUAL BUNNY HOP 5K RACE/WALK & 1 MILE FUN RUN!!

We are hosting our 4th Annual Bunny Hop 5K race/walk and 1 Mile Fun Run on Saturday, March 30th in historic downtown St. Marys.

Pre-registration through March 22nd is $15.00.  Registration from March 23rd to the race day is $20.00.  Registration for the 1 Mile Fun Run is $10.00.

All 5K participants will receive an event t-shirt.  Awards will be presented to the top two finalists in each age group.

Race Day Registration – Saturday, March 30th from 6:30 am – 7:30 am at the St. Marys United Methodist Church on Conyers Street in St. Marys.

CLICK HERE FOR A REGISTRATION FORM: Bunny Hop Registration Form

CONGRATULATIONS TO TEAM JACKED ‘N STACKED!!

Our Justin’s Miracle Field Wiffle Ball Tournament was a huge success!  Congratulations to the following teams:

1st Place – Jacked ‘N Stacked

2nd Place – Broken Arrows

3rd Place – Eventual Champions

We hope that you had a wonderful time!  Thank you so much for supporting Justin’s Miracle Field!!

THANK YOU TO NAVY FEDERAL CREDIT UNION!!

We are proud to announce that we were the recipient of Navy Federal Credit Union’s “Dollars For Doers” $1,000.0o Grant!  Thank you so much to Cindy Parr for nominating Justin’s Miracle Field!!