Jinny Scifres Run 4 A Cause 5K Raises Nearly $3,000 for Relay...

Jinny Scifres Run 4 A Cause 5K Raises Nearly $3,000 for Relay for Life


Salem, Indiana – April 16, 2013 – The sixth annual Jinny Scifres Run 4 A Cause 5K once again raised nearly $3,000 to support the Washington County Relay for Life. Despite the chilly weather, approximately 90 individuals participated in St.Vincent Salem Hospital’s signature event.


Kevin Nance helped out with this year’s Run 4 A Cause benefit for Relay for Life

“Jinny was such an important part of our hospital for many years, and fitness was her passion,” said Kevin Nance, St.Vincent Salem Hospital Physical and Occupational Therapy manager. “It is fitting that this event honors such a wonderful woman.”

The 2013 top finishers were:

Top 3 Male Winners                                                  Top 3 Female Winners

  1. Todd Trowbridge                                                        1.  Jennifer Morris
  2. Tim Anderson                                                              2.  Marah Marshall
  3. Nate Marshall                                                             3.  Jiffy Thompson

In addition, we would like to thank the many sponsors who helped make this event a huge success. Silver Sponsors were: Jerry Hammond Inc. Heating & Air Conditioning, Thomas E. Scifres, PC, Pacers and Racers, Hammond Mobile Home Contracting, Salem True Value Hardware and 2Trek4Kids. Bronze sponsors were: Alexander Lawn Service Inc., Eddie Gilstrap Motors, Inc., Healthy Clean Services, Inc., Jay and Judy Brown, Kevin Nance, Kovert Hawkins Architects, Salem Crossing, Salem Rental, Inc. and Shrum Supply Company.

We would also like to thank all the St.Vincent Salem Hospital associates who volunteered to help, Salem Community Schools for the use of their facilities; the St.Vincent Salem Auxiliary for assisting with the event and Eye Associates for donating water.