WHAT: An inaugural 5K run/walk and 1-mile fun run benefiting programs of Action Ministries
WHEN: Registration begins at 6:30 a.m. Sept. 3; the 5K starts at 8 a.m.; and the 1-mile run starts at 8:45 a.m.
WHERE: Trinity on the Hill United Methodist Church, 1330 Monte Sano Ave.
THE RACE: Proceeds aid families on their way toward self-sufficiency, race organizers said. Action Ministries specializes in hunger, housing and education programs for those in need. Pets are welcome, and awards will be given for the best adult, child and pet costume.
REGISTER: Go to actiondash.org or register the morning of the event. In advance, the 5K is $25 and the fun run is $15. On the day of the race, the 5K is $30 and the fun run is $20.
LEARN MORE: Call (706) 722-8195 for more information.