Gloucester Resource Council

2016 Giving Garden Foundation 5K Run/Walk and Glow Festival

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The 2016 TGGF 5K Run/Walk & Glow Festival will be held on the grounds of Bethel Elementary & Peasley Middle Schools on May 21, 2016. The 5K run/walk will begin at dusk and is open to everyone from serious racers to walkers! The event doesn’t stop there, participants will end the race at a glow festival that will include music, games, food, entertainment, vendors and prizes for individuals and teams!


The Giving Garden Foundation (TGGF) is a Gloucester-based, volunteer-run, 501(c)3 non-profit, which provides financial and other forms of assistance to cancer patients who reside in Gloucester or Mathews, Virginia. They provide financial assistance for rents, mortgages, prescriptions, utilities, fuel, groceries, medical supplies and other urgent needs regardless of the patient’s race, ethnicity, age or gender. Since their creation in 2008, through the support of generous donors, they have provided more than $80,000 in assistance!


Timeline of Events:
Race start 7:30 p.m. – walkers at 7:45 p.m.
Registration & race packet pickup – 7 p.m.
Race Packet pickup will be available on 5/20, details TBA
Glow Festival: Race Finish to 11 p.m.

If you or someone you know is interested in sponsoring this event, please see TGGF website for more information!

Also, check out the Facebook event page!

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