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21 Organizations Partner With East Brooklyn 5K Run Walk

By EastBrooklyn Staff
In Community
Sep 16th, 2015

5k Banner 2015In 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.

  1. Housing Works (partner and sponsor)
  2. Man Up! Inc.
  3. Project East New York
  4. Tomorrow’s Leaders NYC
  5. No Kids Left Behind
  6. Performing Arts & Technology HS
  7. Thomas Jefferson HS Track Program
  8. Pure Elements
  9. Achievement First
  10. Utopia Network
  11. 500 Men Making a Difference
  12. Empowering Youth Towards Excellence
  13. Arts East New York
  14. Sisters Building Sisters in Brooklyn
  15. Christopher Rose Community Empowerment Campaign
  16. Caribbean Cup Soccer
  17. Partnership for the Homeless
  18. KWATNY
  19. Not Another Child
  20. Girl Scouts – New Hope Family Worship Center
  21. 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 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 @  For vendor opportunities contact

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