Will Run For Food 5K Run / Walk & Food Drive


Event Date

Sat, Nov 7, 2015


Dahlonega, GA


Activity Today Later

Running / Walking - 5K - Individual Age group/open

$20 $20 Closed

About This Activity

Blackburn Elementary School &

Lumpkin Family Connection

is hosting...

Will Run For Food 5K Run/Walk


Backpack Buddies Food Drive

Saturday, November 7, 2015 8:30 am

Lumpkin County High School, Dahlonega, GA

5K route will begin at LCHS and run / walk through beautiful CAMP GLISSON

This event will benefit our:

BES Academic Scholarship and Field Day Funds


Lumpkin Family Connection Backpack Buddies Food Drive.

Our Academic Scholarships assist students with the funds needed to participate in Field Trips, School T-Shirts, and other items that are needed throughout the year.   The Backpack Buddies Food Drive assists families who are struggling with hunger. 

Lumpkin Family Connection is requesting:

  • Pop Tarts & Breakfast Bars
  • Kid Friendly Cereals
  • Snacks – Cheez Its, Peanut Butter Crackers, Animal Crackers
  • Individual, Microwavable Meals / Sides – Rice –A-Roni, Mac & Cheese Cups, Noodle Cups
  • Instant Oatmeal & Grits
  • Canned Ravioli & SpaghettiOs
  • Regular Size Book Bags for Yearly Meal disbursement

Event details and schedule

Registration begins at 7:30am.  Please park in the Lumpkin County High School Student Parking lot that is located to the right of the school.

The race course will begin in the student parking lot and runners will exit out the back of the parking lot onto Camp Gilsson Road.  From there, runners will turn left and run into Camp Glisson.  Runners will run through Camp Glisson to a point and then turn around and run back to the LCHS Student Parking lot.  From there, they will run to the LCHS track and complete one lap around the track and back to the starting point.  This will complete the 5K route.

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