Come join Boston University students and the Boston community for BU';s first Race for Her chairty 5k run or walk. Each registered participant will receive a "Real Men Don';t Buy Girls" t-shirt. Register by April 4 to guarantee a t-shirt. Enjoy food, music, and face-painting! We will have a professional photoprapher to document this exciting day! Rain or shine.
The 3.1 mile route is on Boston';s DCR Esplanade Pathways. To get to the start/finish line, cross the Silber Way Overpass that goes over Storrow Drive. The footbridge is located behind BU';s dorm The Towers (140 Bay State Rd.) The actual location of the footbridge is at the corner of Silber Way and Back Street. Sign in will be at the other end of that footbridge. The scenic route will follow the Charles River, go out towards the Esplanade and loup back towards BU. There will be refreshments along the way and food waiting for you at the finish line.
All profits go to Somaly Mam (somaly.org), an organization that raids brothels and educates girls in Cambodia, and TRU, an organization that provides schooling and economic opportunities for girls in India. Many women and children will been rescued or prevented from being enslaved in brothels thanks to organizations like these, and people like you.
Remember, your participation will raise awareness of sex trafficking and your registration fee will help stop the trafficking of young girls into sexual slavery.