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5k River Run and Walk benefits domestic violence victims


The 5th annual Safe & Healthy Homes 5K River Run and Walk takes place Saturday, April 21, 2012 at 9 a.m. at Idlewild Park, Reno, Nev. The annual event benefits the Committee to Aid Abused Women (CAAW) with $10 from each race entry going directly to the organization with a mission to end family violence. The Washoe County Domestic Violence Task Force holds the annual event as one of its annual fundraisers.

Entry fee is $30 through April 20 and then increase to $35 for race day. Past participants and members of the Silver State Striders receive a $2 discount until April 20. Following the race there will be free food for the participants and live entertainment. Chip timing provided by OrangeSKY Events.

Register online at http://onestoprace.com and search Safe & Healthy Homes 5K.

Packet pickup is Friday, April 20 from 4 – 7 p.m. at Eclipse Pizza, located at the corner of Mayberry and McCarran. Pizza discounts will be offered to race participants.

For details email Washoe County Domestic Violence Task Force at [email protected] or SafeAndHealthyHomesReno@gmail.com or call775-334-3837.


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