21 Organizations Partner With East Brooklyn 5K Run Walk
In this year’s East Brooklyn 5K Run/Walk (Saturday Sept. 19, 2015), East New York Restoration LDC has partnered with 20 Community Based Organizations to support Healthy Living throughout East Brooklyn, which includes East New York, Canarsie, Brownsville, East Flatbush and Crown Heights. Community Based Organizations receive part of the proceeds from every registrant who signs up to run or walk in the East Brooklyn 5K Run/Walk. During the registration process the registering runner or walker is prompted to select one of the 22 organizations that they would like to support. $10 of their $20 registration fee then goes to that organization.
If you have not registered yet, you still have time to Register Online Here or you can Register at the ENY Restoration LDC offices Wed. September 16 (12pm-6pm), Thursday Sept 17 (12pm-8pm) or Friday Sept 18 (12pm-6pm). Their offices are located at 1159 Elton Street, Brooklyn NY 11239, in the brand new Elton/Gateway Corridor, steps from the Gateway Center Mall. Their office number is 718-676-5920. Below is the list of partnering Community Based Organizations.
- Housing Works (partner and sponsor)
- Man Up! Inc.
- Project East New York
- Tomorrow’s Leaders NYC
- No Kids Left Behind
- Performing Arts & Technology HS
- Thomas Jefferson HS Track Program
- Pure Elements
- Achievement First
- Utopia Network
- 500 Men Making a Difference
- Empowering Youth Towards Excellence
- Arts East New York
- Sisters Building Sisters in Brooklyn
- Christopher Rose Community Empowerment Campaign
- Caribbean Cup Soccer
- Partnership for the Homeless
- Not Another Child
- Girl Scouts – New Hope Family Worship Center
- Brooklyn Chiefs Football Program
Register Online Here (some partners can only be selected during the in-person registration, if they are not on the online list). Go to www.EastBrooklyn5K.com for more details.
NOTE: If your organization has a group of runners or walkers who would like to participate then contact Melinda Perkins at ENY Restoration LDC, at 718-676-5920 or email Vernon Jones @ email@example.com For vendor opportunities contact firstname.lastname@example.org