FUN RUN ALERT! Come help VA Runner support the Fredericksburg Area Food Bank and fellow runner and marathoner, Amos Desjardins, who is running 500 miles here in VA in just five days to bring awareness to hunger in Virginia. Tuesday, Septe...mber 2nd from 4-7 p.m., VA Runner will be collecting non-perishable food and will also be hosting a water/aid station for Amos as he makes his way through Fredericksburg. In partnership with the Federation of Virginia Food Banks, Amos will take 1,000,000 steps over five days to represent an individual in VA currently struggling with hunger. Along the way he will stop at water/aid stations at local running stores, where food donations for the local food banks will be collected. His next water/aid station will be on September 2nd at VA Runner.
Let's support Amos Desjardins, our local food bank AND VA Runner by participating in the event this Tuesday at 4:00! Visit www.facebook.com/500in5va as well as www.crowdrise.com/500in5 for more information.