5K To Benefit Moment Of Magic Foundation

October 13, 2018

A princess and superhero 5K will be held Sunday at the Riverside Cafe in Wilkes-Barre to help benefit A Moment of Magic Foundation. At the door registration begins at 7:30 a.m. and costs $20. The race starts at 9 a.m. A Moment of Magic Foundation is a nonprofit organization that allows college-aged students to volunteer at children’s hospitals and social service institutions to provide creative programming and character visits. They have over 12 chapters across the U.S. and have more than 500 members. Attendees are encouraged to wear their best princess or superhero costume for a chance to win a prize. Following the race food and drinks will be provided and a raffle will be held. “We think the most amazing this about this event is that it is a reminder that one simple act of kindness can have a domino effect — so just by lacing up they are contributing to the magic and helping us provide our services to medically vulnerable children all over the world,” said Kylee McGrane, the Executive Director for A Moment of Magic. “We hope that this day of celebration and awareness can ignite the fight against pediatric cancer and inspire just a little bit of extra kindness. “ To register for the race, visit runsignup.com/Race/PA/WilkesBarre/AMomentofMagicPRINCESSSUPERHERO3MileRunWalkandRaffle. — HAYLEY ZAVISLAK

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