Registration for the the Mars Independence Day 4k & 1k is now open!


We are proud and honored to be the charity of choice for the inaugural Mars Independence Day 4k & 1k on Thursday, July 4th, 2019 in downtown Mars, PA.

Register here and find more information regarding the two runs

“The 4k will start at 9:00 am and the 1k will begin at 9:45 am. Both races start and finish by the iconic Mars Flying Saucer on Grand Avenue. This event is part of the Mars 4th of July Celebration festivities. The Independence Day 4k & 1k supports the Mars Home for Youth. MHY Family Services offers a therapeutic campus environment, individualized education programs and community services where learning and healing occur for youth and families. Boys and girls, ages 9 to 18, and families have the opportunity to learn skills that help them manage and cope with trauma-based issues and to re-engage with home, school and community. “