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Second annual 5k planned in Gallipolis

Feb. 28, 2013 @ 12:00 AM

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio -- The Gallipolis Developmental Center is planning its second annual 5k walk/run for Saturday, March 30, at the center, 2500 Ohio Ave., Gallipolis.

The 5k is part of the recognition of Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month and the state of Ohio Operation Feed Campaign. Donations and proceeds from race will go to local food pantries.

The race will include awards for top overall male and female runners as well as top three in each age group. There will be no duplication of awards.

The entry fees are $20 for pre-registration (postmarked by March 22) or $25 for race day registration. Those who pre-register receive a T-shirt. Make checks payable to the Gallipolis Developmental Center.

To enter the race, or obtain more information about the event, contact Mary Holley, Gallipolis Developmental Center, 2500 Ohio Ave., Gallipolis, OH 45631.