Celebrate Superheroes at the White Center 5K 2015 run on Saturday, Mar. 28


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Celebrate ‘White Center Superheroes’ at the upcoming 5K Walk & Run, this year being held at White Center Heights Park on Saturday, March 28.

The race starts at 9 a.m., with registration opening at 8 a.m.

To register, visit whitecenter5k.brownpapertickets.com

Here’s more info:

The theme this year is SUPERHEROES, come with your cape and everything superhero related as we celebrate heroes of White Center.

The 5K Walk and Run has four main objectives:

  1. Promote the positive and diverse culture that thrives in White Center
  2. Help to Promote local White Center businesses
  3. Promote a healthy lifestyle
  4. Unify the White Center CommunityIn conjunction with these objectives we hope to raise money for three long time organizations devoted to empowering the White Center community.
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    White Center Community Development Association
    http://www.wccda.org/The mission of the White Center Community Development Association (White Center CDA) is to promote a vibrant neighborhood and high quality of life for White Center residents and stakeholders through the development of authentic leadership opportunities, and community-led, neighborhood initiatives.  We acccomplish this through our three lines of business: neighborhood revitalization, family development, and community building.
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    YES Foundation of White Center
    http://www.yfwc.org/

    The YES foundation of White Center exists to address the social, economic, educational, physical, and spiritual needs of youth in the White Center area. By developing programs and partnering with other organizations, we provide kids with positive role models and powerful life experiences to encourage their hope and vision for the future.
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    White Center Food Bank
    http://www.whitecenterfoodbank.org/

    The White Center Food Bank (WCFB) began in the mid-1970’s as an emergency response to assist struggling families and individuals in the greater White Center and Highline areas during a major economic downturn. The Mission of the White Center Food Bank is to minimize hunger, while nourishing community, nurturing self-reliance and embracing our rich cultural diversity.

Come join us on Saturday, March 28th at 9:00AM

Race Schedule:

  • 8:00 Doors Opens to the public
  • 8:45 Warm-Up Activity
  • 9:00 Racers Begin
  • 9:10 Walkers Begin
  • 10:00 Entertainment, Race Winners Announced

Registration includes a free T-SHIRT!

The course is pet friendly, stroller friendly, and wheelchair accessible.

Sponsors:  US Bank

Vendors: Fitness with a Purpose

RACE RESULTS: http://onlineraceresults.com/race/view_race.php?race_id=38082

Be sure to nominate your White Center SUPERHERO as well: http://goo.gl/forms/Zzr6oFSCLB

Questions?  Email us at [email protected]

Here’s a video form 2013:


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