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5K Run to Raise Funds for Hurricane Relief

Thursday, September 08, 2005

WHAT:                       5K for hurricane disaster reliefWHEN:                       9 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 11
WHERE:                    Genesee Valley Park, Rochester

INFO:(585) 275-2420

Friends of Strong Memorial Hospital will hold a 5K walk/run to raise money to assist victims of Hurricane Katrina. Individuals and teams are invited to participate in the event this Sunday, Sept. 11, at the Canalside Pavilion (next to the Roundhouse Pavilion), Genesee Valley Park. Donations offered and pledges collected by participants will be given to the American Red Cross to help with its efforts. The course is certified, with timing to be done by PCR Timing.

Registration willtake place the day of the race only, from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. There will be no pre-registration. The event begins at 9 a.m. with runners, followed immediately by walkers. Refreshments will follow.

Media Contact

Karin Christensen

(585) 275-1311

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