NEVER FORGET

IN MEMORY OF THOSE WE'VE LOST AND HOW WE CAME TOGETHER

Join us Sept 11th at noon on the phs track for the
2022 first responders run

"I want to help turn 9/11 into a day of remembering the best of who we are. The run is my personal expression of thanks to those who have done, or stand ready to do, what most of us cannot fathom."

-Russ Holland, Jr

 

OUR STORY
Our history of the event

and what keep us going

THE RUN

THANK YOU TO EVERYONE WHO CAME OUT AND DONATED LAST YEAR!

 

We are planning this year's run and look forward to seeing everyone on September 11, 2022. 

This event is open to the public to join in running, remembering or just supporting and thanking our first responders. 

2022 First Responder Run Schedule of Events

Sept 11 - Run begins at noon

All day we will have a silent auction, t-shirt sales, 50/50 raffle, a DJ and Fire, Rescue and Police vehicles to see. Chili P's Food Truck will be onsite from 3pm to 7pm. As always, we will have our last lap around 6pm where the community is invited to join all our first responders during to show support for all they do!  

Come Run, Walk, Cheer & Remember!

Previous Runs

 
 
How to donate

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All donations benefit the Volunteer Fire Companies and Rescue Squad

Checks can be made out to PVRS 9/11 Run and mailed to: 
Powhatan Volunteer Rescue Squad 
c/o 9/11 run
Po Box 247
Powhatan, VA 23139-0247

 

Donations by Paypal (paypal, debit and credit cards)

Copy the link below to your internet browser and it will take you to the PVRS Paypal donation page.

https://www.paypal.com/donate/?hosted_button_id=53JKVNVBTHYVJ

OR

Use the QR code below on your cell phone camera to be directed to the PVRS Paypal donation page. 

IN THE NEWS

Powhatan's Russ Holland runs to honor 9/11 firefighters

Richmond.com - 09/18/2019

Powhatan man runs 343 laps to honor firefighters killed on 9/11

WTVR CBS 6 - 09/11/2019

Virginia Man Runs 343 Laps to Honor Firefighters Killed on 9/11

WTVR CBS 6 - 09/11/2019

Groups rally together run 343 laps for 343 fallen New York firefighters

NBC12 - 09/10/2019

Miles to Go Before He Sleeps

Dominion Energy - 06/05/2020