5K Run/Walk &
1 Mile Fun Run

NOVEMBER 21, 2015

EverBank Field
McKenzie's Run began in 2010, in memory of McKenzie Wilson. The run has been a tremendous success with over 3,800 participants in 2014. All funds raised support The McKenzie Noelle Wilson Foundation, a nonprofit organization that helps young people recognize their full potential through programs that encourage caring for others, giving to those in need, and growing in their own spirituality. Thank you for honoring McKenzie and her legacy.

McKenzie’s Story

On August 17th, 2010, McKenzie passed away from a rare and sudden illness at the age of 15. Her family was overwhelmed as more than 1,800 people attended her funeral to celebrate her beautiful life. Just one month later, her high school decided to retire her softball jersey number “as a lasting tribute to her kindness, spirit, talent, and faith.”

McKenzie had always fostered a deep passion for helping others, and wanted people to feel loved and cared for. The McKenzie Noelle Wilson Foundation was created to embrace this passion of hers and honor her life by helping young people realize their full potential. Read More