The Matt Haverkamp Foundation was established in November 2005 in remembrance of a beloved son, dear friend, and K9 police officer. The purpose of The Foundation is to continue Matt Haverkamp’s legacy and keep his memory alive by supporting the law enforcement agencies in communities in the greater Cincinnati area. Since The Foundation’s inception, we have been able to purchase 80 K9s with the more than $500,000 that have been raised. These great accomplishments have been made possible from the many participants in our two annual fundraising events, our sponsors, and our donors.
OUR GOAL FOR 2021 IS TO AID THE 2 DEPARTMENTS THAT HAVE REQUESTED OUR ASSISTANCE
OUR NEXT UPCOMING EVENT:
SIXTEENTH ANNUAL MATT’S 5K PURSUIT
Sunday, April 11, 2021
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Spring Grove Cemetery (4521 Spring Grove Avenue | Cincinnati, OH 45232)
• Pre-registration to participate in Matt’s 5K Pursuit as a chip-timed Race Runner or Race Walker is $27 and includes a T-shirt.
• Pre-registration to participate in Matt’s 5K Pursuit Fun Walk (not chip-timed) or as a Virtual Participant is $25 and includes a T-shirt.
• Pre-registration for Kids (10 and under) is $10 and includes a T-shirt.
More details about virtual participation can be found on our Virtual Participant Information page.
Pre-registration prices are good through March 28, 2021. After that, there will be a late fee of $5 per person.
Register for Matt’s 5K Pursuit as well as become an event sponsor, mile marker sponsor, and/or make a personal donation online by visiting our RunSignUp page or downloading the Matt’s 5K Pursuit form and mailing it in along with your payment.
We accept payments by cash, check, and credit card. Payments made by credit card will incur a processing fee.
5K COURSE INFORMATION
• The course for Matt’s 5K Pursuit can be viewed through MapMyRun.
• You can download the MapMyRun app for iPhone and Android.
• You can also download a course map for Spring Grove Cemetery that you can save and print.
TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THIS ANNUAL EVENT, VISIT THE MATT’S 5K PURSUIT PAGE.