5K Walk All Over Cancer Walk-a-Thon and Multi-Cultural Festival
Released on: March 14, 2008, 4:20 pm
Press Release Author: The One Child Our
Industry: Non Profit
Press Release Summary: It is a festival, a family event, a volunteer driven activity that offers everyone to participate in the fight against cancer- it is about a community and surrounding areas that takes up the fight.
Press Release Body: 5K Walk All Over Cancer Walk-a-Thon & Multi-Cultural Festival Saturday, April 19, 2008
5K Walk All Over Cancer Walk-a-thon event that reaches into the community to bring together neighbors, friends, co-workers, and families to celebrate those who have survived cancer and to remember those who have not. It is a festival, a family event, a volunteer driven activity that offers everyone to participate in the fight against cancer- it is about a community and surrounding areas that takes up the fight.
Come on out to the Walk All Over Cancer Annual 5k Walk-A-Thon & Multi-Cultural Festival Saturday, April 19, 2008, The Walk starts at Jessie Owens Park (9651 Western Ave - corner Century & Western) 8:00 am check-in, walking will begin at 9:00 am and ends at Ted Watkins Park ( 1335 E. 103rd St. ). There will be a free shuttle to and from the park. Walk All Over Cancer is heightening public awareness about Cancer and raising money to fund our scholarship program. These scholarships will benefit youth and young adults that are affected by this disease. The Free Multi-Cultural Festival begins at 10am at Ted Watkins Park. The event includes education resources, health screenings, job vendors, recreational organizations, live entertainment, free refreshments, Children\'s Village with creative child-friendly activities, and fun for all ages! We will also have a memorial for all loved ones who passed away from this disease. For more info or to register for the walk go to: www.onechildourvillage.org