ST. LOUIS, Mo. _The Circle of Concern Food Pantry in Valley Park is hosting its 4th Annual Run Circles Around Hunger 5K Run/Walk Saturday, September 16th. It's going to be fun for the whole family!
Executive Director Randi Miller joined us with their mission.
The event will raise awareness and money so that Circle may continue to provide food and other social services to its clients as its done for the past 50 years!
Circle feeds 2,000 individuals every month, 1/3 whom are children, in west St. Louis County, an area not typically thought of for hunger and poverty. Race participants are urged to bring boxed cereal to the race to help stock the food pantry`s shelves.
They can enjoy breakfast after the race with a top-your-own cereal bar featuring several kinds of cereals and a variety of flavorful toppings.
Race Location: Arnold`s Grove Trailhead Park along the banks of the scenic Meramec River
Start Time: 8 a.m. CrossFit Valley Park warm up; 8:30 a.m. race starts
The event will have live music, food, Sammy J Balloons and more! There's a $25 fee to participate.
You can register at the race from 7a.m. until 8am.
Run Circles Around Hunger 5K
Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017
Arnold`s Grove Trailhead Park
Corner of Marshall Rd. and Hwy 141 in Valley Park
7 a.m. check-in, 8:00 am CrossFit Warm-Up, 8:30 a.m. Start
To learn more visit: circleofconcern.org