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Join Us for Champions for Children

By Children Rising
September 10th,2013

 

 

Are you ready for Children Rising’s 3rd Annual Champions for Children 5K Walk/Run?
Mark your calendars and tell your friends to join you for the Champions for Children on October 26 at Lake Merritt in Oakland! 
 
Register Now:

What to Expect:

  • Prizes for top fundraisers and runners!
  • Skyline High School Jazz Band  
  • Special Guests: OUSD school officials and community leaders
  • Fun for everyone!

Event Day: October 26

  • Check-in at 8:00 am
  • Race begins at 9:00 am 
  • Check-in and Starting Line at Edoff Memorial Bandstand in Lakeside Park (behind Fairyland)

Join us for the Champions for Children 5K to help Children Rising raise funds and awareness for programs that serve students at under-resourced schools in Oakland.  Children Rising is a collaboration of community-based organizations, individuals, businesses, educators and civic leaders mobilized to invest their time and other resources to improve the whole health of children and families of the East Bay.