Announcing the Inver Grove Heights BEST Foundation’s 17th May Day 5K, Inver Grove Heights’ first event of summer. This year’s May Day 5K will be held on Saturday, May 2, at the Inver Grove Heights Community Center/National Guard Armory. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. The run/walk race starts at 8:45 a.m. Participants receive a May Day 5K T-shirt before the race. Following the race, runners/walkers can enjoy a picnic lunch (hot dog/chips/drink) before the awards ceremony.
Our 5K is a fund-raising event to fund scholarships for Simley High School students. This year’s event includes a 5K race, a short run/walk event for non-competitive supporters, a T-shirt, a picnic lunch, an appearance by Inver Grove Heights royalty, photo opportunities with team mascots, gift card prizes and the annual hula hoop contest.
Medals are awarded for placing first, second or third in the following categories:
- Students 13 and Under: Girls and Boys
- Students 14 to Under 18: Girls and Boys
- Adult 18 and older: Women and Men
- Senior 50 and older: Women and Men
In addition to the May Day 5K, plan to take advantage of the Indoor Toy and Garage Sale in the West Arena in the Inver Grove Heights Community Center. The sale hours are from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Questions regarding the May Day 5K can be directed to our helpline: 651 450-9148
Printable Brochure with Registration Form: 2015 MD5K_Brochure
Online Registration is now closed. Thanks for your support!
Please join us in supporting college scholarships for Simley High School graduates. Registration forms are available online, or at various supporting businesses and organizations in our community.
A sincere thank you to the sponsors, donors, participants and volunteers at the Inver Grove Heights BEST Foundation 23rd Annual Benefit Golf Tournament held at Inver Wood Golf Course on August 25, 2014.
View a document highlighting the great day.- 23rd Annual Benefit Golf Tournament
The IGH BEST Foundation Scholarship Awards Reception was held on Wednesday, May 28, at 6:30 p.m. in Cahill Court.
120 scholarships totaling $160,250 were awarded to Simley Seniors.
Congratulations Class of 2014!
Download a color version of the 2014 Scholarship Awards Book- 2014 Awards Booklet
118 Scholarships valued at over $144,000 were awarded to Simley Seniors.
Congratulations to all of the recipients!
Attached is the 2013 Awards Brochure- 2013 Awards Booklet final
Wednesday, May 30th, at 6:30 PM in Cahill Court, 117 scholarships totaling over $160,000 were awarded to Simley Seniors at the Inver Grove Heights BEST Foundation Scholarship Awards Reception.
Congratulations to the class of 2012!
Attached is the Inver Grove Heights BEST Foundation Awards Book for the class of 2012 Scholarship Recipients.