Love Peru Fun Run & 5K


Benefitting Village of the Children Christian Orphanage in Cachora, Peru


Can You Help These Faces? Run For The Children 


Saturday, April 30, 2016

Start Times:

1 Mile Fun Run    8:00 a.m.

5K Race                 8:30 a.m.


First Baptist Canton
1 Mission Point
Canton, GA 30114


Everyone Whether a Runner or Not
Walk, Jog or Run- JUST DO IT
Can You Walk a Mile or Just Cheer Others?


First Baptist Canton Church will host the 1
st Annual Love Peru Fun Run and 5K. Proceeds will go directly to Village of the Children Orphanage, a partner of First Baptist Canton. Village of the Children is a ministry in Cachora, Peru, built to care for orphaned children – precious little ones who have been neglected, abused, or abandoned. Village of the Children takes seriously God’s command to care for the vulnerable and the needy.

 Entry Fees:

1 Mile Fun Run               Early Registration $20     Regular Registration $25

5K Race                           Early Registration $25      Regular Registration $30

Phantom Runner           $30 (Don’t make me sweat just give me a t-shirt)

(All entry fees include Village of the Children Tech Shirt)

Packet pick-up: Friday, April 29th from 6:30 pm – 8 pm and on race day from 7:00 – 7:45 a.m. at First Baptist Canton. Arrive early! Roads will close at 7:45 am for the start of the 1 mile! Awards in standard age groups will be given at the end of the 5K.

Registration Deadline: Early Registration must be received by April 11th. All registration fees are non-refundable. Forms may be mailed to Village of the Children, PO Box 5893, Canton, GA 30114. Make checks payable to Village of the Children. Email with questions.

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Our Listing of Current Sponsors That Help Make  Our Race Happen


Gold Sponsors


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Canton Family Life Publications
Publications in Woodstock- Canton- N Fulton



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Swords & Phelps Dentistry

Specializing in general dentistry, root canal, dental implants, wisdom teeth, dental crown, tooth whitening, veneers, cosmetic dentistry, wisdom teeth removal, porcelain veneers, orthodontics, tooth extraction, dental veneers, and wisdom tooth extraction.

205 Waleska Rd Suite 2A
Canton , GA 30114



Silver Sponsors



First Baptist Church Canton
11 Mission Point, Canton, GA 30114

Sunday Worship 8:15am 9:30am 11:00am 


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Sticker Haus

Graphic Design, Logo’s, Promotional Apparel, Screen Printing and other Media




Bronze Sponsors


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Animal Medical and Surgical Center
9100 Knox Bridge Hwy
Canton, GA 30114
Phone: 770-479-0111

Darby Funeral Home

Darby Funeral Home has been a Cherokee County landmark since 1961. We are located in Historic Downtown Canton and continue to serve the families of Cherokee County community with compassion, dignity, and integrity during the most difficult times of life.


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105 Pilgrim Villiage Drive Suite 200
Cumming, GA 30040


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Key’s Jewelry
230 East Main Street (In Downtown Canton)
Canton, GA 30114
She’ll Love You For It




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The Carpenter’s Shop Christian Preschool
367 Green Drive
Canton,GA 30114

Building Kids God’s Way


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Run Bronze NE Peaches 2 (3)

World Class Social Running Club
Located in Georgia and Massachusetts

Provided by Robyn, Kathy, Gina, Linda, Gail & Denise

2016  Schedule Highlight Races

Disney Marathon and Half Marathon-Orlando
Savannah Half- Savanah
Boston Marathon- Boston,MA
Love Peru 5K- Canton,GA


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Lakota Spring Water

Pure Mountain Spring Water bottled at the source of the Lakota Springs.


Other Sponsors


Riverstone Chiropractic  -Dr. Scott Beaver D.C

Located in the Riverstone Professional Center (by Hamilton Bank on Riverstone Parkway)
214 Riverstone Drive, Canton, GA



Mid-City Pharmacy - Owned by Billy Cagle

196 E. Main Street (Downtown Canton)
Canton, GA
Phone 770-479-5533


Jey Willis State Farm - Automotive, Homeowners, Life Insurance, Health Insurance

147 Reinhardt College Pkwy
Suite 2
Canton, GA 30114


Williamson Brothers  - Canton, GA

1600 Marietta Hwy
Canton, GA


 SpringLife  Counseling  and Coaching

Christian Counseling, Marriage and Family Therapy & Life Coaching


 Exterior Consultants- Operating in Cherokee County

Landscaping,  Maintenance, Installation for Residential and Commercial
Call us for all your Landscaping Needs!


Sosebees Funeral Home

191 Jarvis St
Canton, GA 30114


David Johnson Electric Co.

2568 Marietta Hwy
Canton, GA 30114
(678) 493-2280

Contact David when you need an electrician!


Green Heating and Cooling

2568 Marietta Highway
Canton, GA 30114

Proudly serving Canton & surrounding communities since 1971