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5K Race to Benefit Homeowners with Home Repairs

//5K Race to Benefit Homeowners with Home Repairs
Run 2 Rebuild

RICHMOND, VA – September 9, 2016 – River Road United Methodist Church will host its fifth Run 2 Rebuild Richmond on Saturday, October 1, 2016. The event will be accompanied by a 5K run/walk, one-mile “Fun Run” and wellness fair. Event proceeds will benefit Rebuilding Together Richmond, a local non-profit that brings volunteers together to repair the homes of low-income homeowners.

“We are excited to partner with River Road for the fifth Run 2 Rebuild Richmond,” said Mary Kay Huss, executive director of Rebuilding Together Richmond. “For years the church has supported our efforts and we are grateful for their continued support in fulfilling our mission.”

The run/walk will begin at 8:30 a.m. from the church located at 8800 River Road, Richmond, VA 23229, and the course will run through the Sleepy Hollow neighborhood. To register, visit www.runsignup.com/Race/VA/Henrico/Run2RebuildRichmond. Pre-registration is available until Thursday, September 29, 2016. Registration will be available the day of the event beginning at 7:45 a.m. Registration is $20 per participant and $40 for a family.

The Wellness fair will be held from 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. near the start/finish line at River Road United Methodist Church. Various community, health and wellness organizations are scheduled to exhibit. The fair is free and open to the public.

Visit the church website at riverroadumc.org for more information, or call the church office at (804) 740-7061.