5K Run/Walk Slated for April 30
Lawrenceburg, Ind., APRIL 10, 2017 – The Dearborn Community Foundation (DCF) Youth Council Superhero 5K Run/Walk on Sunday, April 30 will raise funds for Special Olympics Indiana Ripley Ohio Dearborn Counties and the DCF Youth Council Endowment Fund.
The Youth Council, which is made up of high school-age youth (grades 9-12), will split proceeds from the 5K Run/Walk 50-50 between Special Olympics and the DCF Youth Council Endowment Fund, which was established to allow the youth to make grants to charitable causes in Dearborn County.
“Anyone who participates in the Youth Council 5K Run/Walk is helping these fine young people make a difference in their community now and into the future through the endowment,” said Fred McCarter, DCF Executive Director. “It’s also a great chance to do something healthy!”
The DCF Youth Council 5K Run/Walk is at 1 p.m. Sunday, April 30, at the Lawrenceburg portion of the Dearborn Trails near the Ivy Tech Community College Riverfront Campus. Runners and walkers can register for the race by visiting stuartroadracing.com, or by stopping by the DCF office at 322 Walnut Street, Lawrenceburg. Race-day registration is available from Noon to 12:45 p.m. on April 30. Pre-registration cost is $15 for youth age 14 and under, and $20 for age 15 and older (includes race T-shirt until Tuesday, April 11). Registration after April 11 and on race-day is $20 for age 14 and under, and $25 for age 15 and older (T-shirts available while they last).
Sedler also said the Foundation and DCF Youth Council greatly appreciate the kind support of the following fine race sponsors:
Aurora Lions Club
Haag Ford Sales
Ivy Tech Community College
UCB Charitable Foundation
Douglas Ruter, DDS
Lawrenceburg Kiwanis Club
Oyler Family Dentistry
Bright Veterinary Clinic
Dearborn County 4-H
Dearborn County Hospital
Roger Lake Trucking
The DCF Youth Council also thanks the other 5K sponsors: Back to Health Chiropractic, Denmure Law Office and Greendale Cinema!