Erie, CO – On Saturday, April 16, 2022, Luvin Arms Animal Sanctuary will hold its first-ever 5K/10K race, titled the Ahimsa-thon. The event will take place on their beautiful Erie-based property. Runners will pass by the animal residents of Luvin Arms while taking in panoramic views of the Front Range.

Vegan Van, Green Bus Cafe, and Solstice Sweets will provide delicious plant-based food and drinks at the event. The Sanctuary will also hold a Spring treasure hunt and a cruelty-free crafting tent, in honor of Easter Weekend.

What is Ahimsa? A Sanskrit word, Ahimsa means respect for all living things and avoidance of violence toward others, a value behind every intention at Luvin Arms.

“Every being deserves to live their life with care and compassion,” says Shartrina White, Luvin Arms’ Executive Director. “Luvin Arms is demonstrating to the world that every being loves their life. Ahimsa transcends species. It is the most beautiful thing life has to offer. ”

For more information about the event, please visit: Luvin’ Arms Ahimsa-thon

About Luvin Arms Animal Sanctuary

Luvin Arms is a nonprofit animal sanctuary for abused and neglected farmed animals, based in Erie, Colorado. Luvin Arms is working to provide exceptional lifelong social, emotional, and cognitive care for their animal residents, and to advocate for those who have not been rescued by sharing their residents’ stories to inspire, educate, and empower others to embrace a more compassionate and sustainable lifestyle.


Juli Arnold

Marketing and Communications Manager