On April 13, 2013, Hope for Vision';s Miami Community of Hope will host its 2nd Annual 5K Run/Walk for Vision on the Hollywood Beach Broadwalk. The course is 5K certified, and all of the funds raised will support critical scientific research to find cures and treatments for blinding diseases. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Adrienne Arsht Hope for Vision Retinal Research Laboratory at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute and the Hussman Institute for Human Genomics at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine.
Race starts at 7:30 a.m. The 5K Run will be chip timed and the results posted race day at hopeforvision.org. Awards will be given to the top three finishers overall and top three in each age group, with free event t-shirts for all entries.