3rd Annual Back to School Supply Drive & 5K

5K, 1 Mile

Event Date

Sat, Aug 2, 2014


Atlanta, GA

About This Activity

Charity Benevolent Fund 3rd Annual Back to School 5K will provide students in need in Metro Atlanta with backpacks, paper, glue, crayons, binders, folders,and other needed school supplies. A donation of $25 will provide 2 backpacks or one backpack and a school supply kit that will last the whole school year.  Contact: Larry Manuel E| cbf@myf.org P| (478) 986-4908 AND W| http://mycbf.org

There will be a drawing for a $50 Hibbetts Sports Gift Card and each participant will receive a 20% off Hibbetts Sports Coupon.

Event schedule and times

Check in starts from 7:00 am to 7:45 am with the 5K and Fun Run starting at 8:00 am. Awards presentation starts at 9:10 am. Parking is located at the Keswick Park Community Center and the baseball fields. Our goal is to help over 500 students this year. The course is all pavement and goes through the scenic neighborhood of Keswick Village.

Chamblee Lighthouse Lions will be providing free vision screenings on August 2 for all who need them, and with informational resources as to how parents can get the children a free full dilated eye exam and eye glasses for school, if the children need them. That service will be provided by the Georgia Lions Lighthouse Foundation.

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