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Superhero Run

When:

Saturday, September 20

Where:

Vineland,

Description:

CASA of Cumberland, Gloucester and Salem Counties is hosting its second annual 5K Superhero Run/Walk to benefit the more than 1,250 abused and neglected children in the local community. The 5K is planned for 9 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 20 at Cumberland County College. A Kids 1K Walk/Run kicks off at 10:15 a.m. CASA of CGS is a local organization that recruits and trains community volunteers to provide services to those children in order to help them find safe and permanent homes. The cost to participate is $25 ($20 for students, $50 for families up to six members). All monies go to support CASA of CGS in an effort to provide more advocates for children in foster care. Register for the race at www.wespeakupforchildren.org Prizes will be awarded to top finishers, along with group prizes for the team that raises the most money and the team with the most racers. There will also be costume prizes for the best male and female costume and the best family costume. The event is for all ages and there are no physical limitations. For more information call 521-0734.