VOLUNTEERS ON THE RUN 5K IN ANNAPOLIS (10/7/09)

7 October 2009

 

Media Contact:  Stacie Oliver
Public Relations Chair
(410) 224-8984
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VOLUNTEERS ON THE RUN 5K IN ANNAPOLIS

Junior League of Annapolis and Sponsors Support 5K Run

Annapolis, MD [October 7, 2009] – Junior League of Annapolis, Inc., invites the community to participate in the third annual Volunteers on the Run 5K at Quiet Waters Park in Annapolis on Sunday, November 8, 2009 at 8:30 AM.  This event is sponsored by Mairead M. O’Reilly, DDS, MS Orthodontics.  Online registration for Volunteers on the Run 5K is available atwww.active.com.

This is a family friendly event for racers, runners, and walkers. Prizes will be presented for age groups 10 & under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, and 60 & over. Random post-race prizes will also be awarded for runners present.   Proceeds from this event will go towards supporting the ongoing community outreach programs of Junior League of Annapolis, Inc. which include It’s Elementary!, Homeless Outreach,  Children’s Literacy and Community Assistance Donations.

Volunteers on the Run 5K is the official World Run Day event of Annapolis. World Run Day is an international event celebrating running, worldwide, with runners of all nations participating in a virtual run for their local charity.

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 About The Junior League of Annapolis, Inc.

The Junior League of Annapolis, Inc. is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, and improving the community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable. It reaches out to all women of any race, religion or national origin who express an interest in and a commitment to voluntarism. The Junior League of Annapolis, Inc. is part of the Association of Junior Leagues International, Inc. For more information about the JLA, please visit http://www.jlannapolis.org.