• Excellence in Education

    • Supporting all 15 P-H-M schools through innovative teaching grants in the Penn-Harris-Madison School District.

    • Superintendent's Luncheon

    • Newly crowned Miss America 2014 Nina Davuluri was the featured speaker at the Oct. 22 luncheon.

    • PHMEF Fall Grants

    • PHMEF disbursed more than $10,000 supporting innovative grants that directly impact P-H-M students during its Fall Grant Cycle

    • Silver Mile Run for Education

    • Register for the 7th annual Silver Mile Run for Education & Health and Fitness Fair on Saturday, May 10, at Penn High.

Silver Mile Run for Education 2014


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Annual community event set for Saturday, May 10

The Silver Mile Run for Education & Health and Fitness Fair is set for Saturday, May 10, 2014, at Penn High School. Once again, we will have a 10K run, 5K run, and a 1-mile fun walk. 

We are thrilled that Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center once again will be the presenting sponsor and offer free on-site health screenings. We welcome back Sunny 101.5 and WZOC 94.3 as our radio sponsors and tv sponsor FOX 28.

Thank you to our sponsors

Presenting Sponsor
Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center

Media Sponsors
Fox 28
Sunny 101.5
Wzoc 94.3

Mardot LP
Dr. Shawn R. Long DSS

Middle School
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Growing Kids Learning Center
Kryder Veterinary Clinic
TransPar Group
U.S. Bank Global Corporate
    Trust Services
Warren Chiropractic

Elementary School
1st Source Bank
McDonald’s Restaurants
Peerless Midwest

American Fidelity Assurance

Race and packet information

kid_runningRegistration for the 10K, 5K, and 1-mile fun walk is now open. You can register online or download a form to mail. Click any of the above buttons.

Registration and packets may be picked up from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 9, at Penn’s Door D. Take time to review the course, pick up your race t-shirt, and a goody bag. Stay for a pasta dinner from Noodles & Company (see info below).

On Saturday, May 10,  from 7:15 to 8:15 a.m., registration and packet pickup continues at Door D. 

This year’s event will start and end on the track in the Freed Stadium. 

Maps are available to download.
Click here for the 10K map.  Download the 5K map.  Download the 1-Mile Fun Walk.

Silent Auction

SilentAuction-copyOur silent auction will feature fabulous packages from area businesses. Get your bids in early because these items will go fast! Silent auction will be open from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. May 10. Items include:

  • Full set of braces by Dr. Shawn Long
  • Zoom Teeth Whitening by Dr. Jeffrey Mader
  • Green Fees for 2 with Cart by The Warren Golf Course at Notre Dame
  • Harvest Dinner at Papa Vino’s by Quality Dining
  • Ski Lift tickets with rental by Swiss Valley
  • $25 Gift Card by Flourish
  • Bike Tune Up by Spin Zone
  • One-year membership to Memorial’s Health & Fitness Center
  • Coerver Soccer Camp value of $250
  • FitStop gift certificate value of $320
  • Michiana Beauty College certificates
  • Numerous restaurant certificates such as Cooper Creek, Beef O’ Brady’s, Victorian Pantry

Health and Fitness Fair

Clipart Illustration of a Healthy Red Heart Running PastWant tips to get healthy? Or learn the latest workout craze? How about giveaways, hands-on demonstrations, and healthy food samples? The Silver Mile Health and Fitness Fair is the place to be! Visit these area vendors from 8:30 to noon on Saturday, May 10, in Penn’s cafeteria.

  • Martin’s Super Markets
  • Boy Scouts sponsored by Randy Leliaert
  • Let’s Go Fitness
  • Penn Summer Camps
  • YMCA
  • Doctor’s Express
  • Fun-N-Fitness
  • It Works
  • McDonald Physical Therapy
  • Bethel Academic & Sports Camps
  • The Dental Center
  • Strikes & Spares
  • Urban Swirl
  • Gymnastics Michiana
  • Warren Chiropractic

Pasta Dinner

noodlesGet your carb load Friday, May 9, after picking up your packet. Noodles & Company is offering the following for $10 for adults and $5 for students (proceeds to benefit PHMEF). The meal includes a main dish choice (see below for selection), a tossed green salad, and either a chocolate chunk or snicker doodle cookie. You will select your options onsite Friday night.
The main dish choices are:
Japanese Pan Noodles, Mac-N-Cheese, Spaghetti with meatballs, spicy chicken caesar sandwich, or meatball sandwich. 
Order tickets with the registration form. 

Silver Mile Event Schedule
Friday night – May 9
5:30-7:30 p.m.
Registration and packet pickup at Door D. Penn High School
5:30-7:30 p.m. Noodles & Co. pasta dinner – Penn High School
May 10
7:15-8:15 a.m.
Registration and packet pickup at Door D. – Penn High School
8:45 a.m. Mandatory warm up on Penn track – start of 10K, 5K, and 1-Mile event
9 a.m. 10K run starts – Penn track
9:10 a.m. 5K run starts – Penn track
9:15 a.m. 1-Mile Walk starts – Penn track
8:30 a.m. – noon Silver Mile health & fitness fair, free health screenings, silent auction,robotics mini camp, art gallery open
10:15 a.m. Silver Mile awards ceremony in main arena
11 a.m. Silent Auction closes
11:30 a.m. Payment Opens for Silent Auction Items