Washington DC Metro HBCU Alumni Alliance 5K Run/2K WalkJune 29, 2019 Washington DC Howard University Washington, DC 20016 View Map Organized by DC HBCU Alumni Alliance
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The Washington DC Metro Alumni Alliance Community Day is a family friendly, fun-filled day that includes: the annual 5K Run/2K Walk, Health Fair, Kids Zone, and much more. The course will be on the campus of the historical Howard University with live entertainment throughout the course. There will be prizes awarded to the Top 3 Overall Men and Women: 1st Place $300, 2nd Place $200, and 3rd place $100.
This event has been designed to carry out the mission of the Washington DC Metro HBCU Alumni Alliance, Inc.’s (DCHBCUAA) community outreach mission which is to improve the health and well-being of our communities. Our efforts are aimed at reducing health disparities that are pervasive in predominantly African American communities. Depending on where you live in the Washington, DC area, there is a 15 year difference in life expectancy. Our programming is focused on addressing the social determinants of health and our priority areas are Health & Wellness, Hunger Awareness, and Higher Education. By leveraging the full value of the Alumni Alliance, we educate the community, provide financial resources, offer volunteers, and work strategically with our community partners to make a measurable impact to address the following issues: health, hunger, and education.
Event details and schedule
The race will start at 8:00 am on Fairmont Ave right beside the school of business on Howard University campus. The street will be closed off around the campus and part of Georgia Ave. Parking is available on the streets or across from Howard University bookstore. Onsite registration will start at 6:30 am. Please check out all registration information at www.dchbcu.org
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