Greenwood’s Christmas 5K Fun Run Set for Dec. 17
The Rotary Club of Greenwood and the Greenwood Christian Academy are hosting a Christmas family fun run and walk 5K this weekend.
According to the Daily Journal, the 5K is set for 10 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 17, at Greenwood Christian Academy, 835 W. Worthsville Road. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.
Race organizers are encouraging people to wear their favorite ugly Christmas sweaters, and dress their pets up in holiday finery, the article said. In addition, the first 300 people who register also get a free Santa suit.
Proceeds from the race will help support the Rotary’s efforts to provide scholarships to Greenwood students, as well as helping raise money for the tuition fund for needy students at Greenwood Christian Academy, the article said.
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