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Oct
15
Sun
Kilometers For The Kids @ Old Well / UNC Campus
Oct 15 @ 8:00 am

Join us at Carolina For The Kids 6th annual Kilometers For The Kids! This is an event for people of all ages: students, families, you name it! There will be a 1-mile Fun Run and a 5K.

All Fun Run participants will receive a goodie bag, and the top three runners in each category of the 5K will receive a prize! The 5K will start at 8am and the Fun Run will start at 8:15.

There will be pre and post-race activities, along with light refreshments at McCorkle Place, one of UNC’s historic quads right next to the Old Well! Please join us on October 15th at 8am for a fun-filled and inspiring morning.

Proceeds benefit the Carolina For The Kids Foundation. CFTK is the largest student-run, non-profit fundraising organization in North Carolina. Our mission is to provide major emotional, medical and financial support for the patients and families served by UNC Children’s Hospital.

Dec
2
Sat
Positive Impact for Kids 5K presented by Duke Health @ Southern Community Park
Dec 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:45 pm

My name is Leanne Joyce and I am the 18-year-old President of the 501(c)(3) Positive Impact for Kids. I have raised over $100,000 and purchase items from pediatric hospital wish lists to improve the hospital experience for children and teens.

The Chapel Hill Police Department and Orange County Sheriff’s Office are partnering with Positive Impact for Kids to facilitate our second annual 5K (walk/run) fundraiser and Chase the Chief Fun Run for kids. Chief Chris Blue of the Chapel Hill Police Department will give the kids (age 12 and under) a one minute head start and then race them in a clock timed one mile run. All pre-registered fun run participants will receive a prize!

Top prizes will be presented to the 5K first, second, and third place male and female by Fleet Feet and Omega Sports. The 5K will start at 1pm and the fun run will start at 2:15pm. The 5K will be professionally chip timed and managed by Cardinal Race Services.

Join us for music, food, silent auction and lots of fun! All proceeds will benefit Duke Children’s Hospital and UNC Children’s Hospital.