BENEFITING: SUPPORT THE KID FOR CANCER INC
EVENT: 3rd Annual 5K for the Kids
EVENT DATE: Jun 11, 2016
Support the Kid has been very active in Long Island with many board members calling the area home, and numerous donations to local children. “This is our third annual 5K for the kids and we couldn’t be more proud of the success we’ve had over the last two years,” said Jasmine O’Keefe, Director of Development for Support the Kid for Cancer. “We’re hoping to top the last two years thanks to local businesses getting involved and donating their time, money and resources to make this the best year yet for our 5K for the Kids!”
The event will take place at The Stony Brook School, on 1 Chapman Parkway, Stony Brook NY, 11790. Participants are encouraged to purchase tickets prior to the event: https://www.crowdrise.com/3rdAnnual5KfortheKids
(Create your own team, join a team, or just donate).
About Support the Kid
Support The Kid is an all-volunteer 501©3 nonprofit, founded in 2010, by Port Jeff native Nick “The Kid” Wolber. Their mission is to raise and distribute funds to help children fighting cancer. Nick lost his battle to cancer in 2011, but Support the Kid is dedicated to realizing Nick’s dream of helping children with cancer and defeating this insidious disease. In the last 5 years Support the Kid has donated over $200,000 to ~ 80 children battling cancer.