|Statewide Ford & YMCA of VW Co. to hold 5K to benefit breast cancer|
|Thursday, August 15, 2013 12:20 AM|
VAN WERT — Statewide Ford and the YMCA of Van Wert County will hold a 5K Run/Walk to benefit the Susan G. Komen Foundation for Breast Cancer at 9 a.m. Sept. 14. The 3.1 mile run/walk course will run through the Van Wert High School and Elementary school campus. Awards will be given to the top two male and female winners in each age group and for overall male and female winners.
“We are excited to be partnering with Statewide Ford to benefit such a great cause,” stated Julie Schaufelberger, Y wellness director.
Registrations taken after Sept. 3 will be $30 with no T-shirt included. Race day registrations will begin at 7:30 a.m. at the Van Wert High School track concession stand. T-shirts will be available for purchase on race day.
Proceeds from the event will benefit the Susan G. Komen Foundation.
Information about this and any other programs available at the Van Wert YMCA can be found by calling (419) 238-0443 or by visiting www.vwymca.org. The YMCA of Van Wert County is partially funded by the Van Wert County Foundation and United Way.