The Warrior 196 Memorial 5K Run/Walk is entering its fourth year. Established in 2013, previous races have been held at Rosemount, Apple Valley, and Eagan High School. In just three years, the Warrior 196 Leadership Foundation has been able to provide nearly $20,000 in scholarship fundsto graduatingseniors attending the four comprehensive high schools – Rosemount HS, Apple Valley HS, Eagan HS, and Eastview HS – in Independent School District 196.
These scholarships honor, remember, and pay forward the collective legacy of five graduatesfrom ISD 196 – Nathanael Doring(AVHS/1993), Daniel Olsen(EHS/2005), Benjamin Kopp (RHS/2006), Christopher Goeke (AVHS/2004), and Andrew Wilfahrt(RHS/1997) – who gave their liveswhile serving in the United States Armed Forces in Afghanistan and Iraq.
The Warrior 196 Leadership Foundation is a registered 501(c)3 foundation. It’s mission is to provide scholarships in honor of the five men from ISD 196 who made the ultimate sacrifice while actively serving in our military, and to provide opportunities for high school students to be involved in learning about leadership as well as become involved in leadership roles.
The Warrior 196 Leadership Foundation is not affiliated with nor sponsored by Independent School District 196.