Thank You to Our Sponsors!

Posted on 06. Sep, 2013 by in Recent News, Run for Green 2013

Run for Green is the biggest fundraiser for the Davidson Lands Conservancy, and we could not do it without the generous support of our sponsors!  So, we’d like to thank them, tell you a bit about them, and most of all encourage you to support them.  Our sponsors are local businesses, many of them owned by local residents, and their support of our community is part of what makes Davidson a great place to live!

MSC Industrial Supply Company is the Presenting Sponsor of Run for Green. MSC is opening a customer support center in Davidson which will initially employ 140 people with plans to grow significantly over the years.  MSC has quickly demonstrated their support of the Davidson community, not only by sponsoring Run for Green, put also by paying the registration fees for their employees to run the race.  To date over 80 employees have signed up!

Ingersoll-Rand is again the Title Sponsor of our Green Day Sustainability Festival.  Ingersoll-Rand has a large operation in Davidson, and has played a leading role in sustainability initiatives.  Their support of the Davidson Lands Conservancy has been generous, and they too have supported their employees who wish to participate in Run for Green.

Omega Sports is once again the Awards Sponsor, providing gift certificates to runners who place overall or in their age group.  Omega Sports is also the location for packet pickup on the Thursday and Friday before race day, and they offer a 20% discount to anyone who is registered for Run for Green and visits their store one of those days.

Lake Norman Realty returns as our Event Stage Sponsor.  Lake Norman Realty is one of Lake Norman’s leading real estate firms, with offices in Davidson, Cornelius, Denver, Mooresville and Statesville.  Their slogan is “Choose Us for the Reputation; Recommend Us for the Experience.” Give them a call and find out why!

John Marshall Custom Homes of Davidson is the finish line sponsor of Run for Green.  Owner Rodney Graham is also the President of the DLC Board of Directors, and a frequent participant in Run for Green.  John Marshall Custom Homes is one of North Carolina’s leading green builders, and specializes in custom homes and renovations in the Davidson area.

Carolinas Healthcare is the sponsor of the Run for Green Half-Marathon.  Carolinas Healthcare is currently constructing a Behavioral Health Hospital in Davidson.  We look forward to their ongoing support of the Davidson community.

MI-Connection is the sponsor of the Run for Green 5K.  MI-Connection is the community owned broadband provider for the towns of Davidson, Mooresville and Cornelius, offering the fastest internet speeds in the area as well as phone and cable.  Give them a try and find out why they have a well-deserved reputation for excellence in product and service.

The FlatIron Kitchen and Taphouse is the Starting Line Sponsor for Run for Green, and is again offering free beer to all participants over the age of 21 with valid ID.  Located in the Stowe building in downtown Davidson, the FlatIron offers a wide variety of excellent meals with an emphasis on local flavors.  They also have an excellent assortment of local drinks at their bar.

The Bradford Store and Homeland Creamery is the Food Station Sponsor of Run for Green.  The Bradford Store is located on highway 73 on the east side of Davidson, and features locally grown foods.  Homeland Creamery is located in Guilford County, NC and provides dairy products grown using sustainable methods.

Fifth-Third Bank is the sponsor of the Run for Green 10K.  With a branch in downtown Davidson, Fifth-Third provides a full range of banking services and has been a long-time supporter of the Davidson Lands Conservancy.

Please support these sponsors by buying their products and services, or simply by acknowledging their support when you see them in the community.  We couldn’t do it without them!

Tags: , , , , ,