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5K

$35
($15: Ages 1 - 18)
8:00AM EDT Registration ends September 14, 2024 at 11:59pm EDT

Place

Blue Jacket Park
2501 General Rees Avenue
Orlando, FL 32802

Description

Location: Blue Jacket Park
2501 General Rees Ave, Orlando, FL 32814

Start Time: 7 a.m. Registration | 8 a.m. Walk Begins

Free Community Festival 10:00 a.m - 1:00 p.m.

**Event Highlights: **


- **5K Run/Walk for a Purpose: ** Lace up your sneakers and be part of a powerful movement to support scholarships for local students. Every step you take will contribute directly to shaping the educational journey of promising young minds.

- **Spectacular Entertainment: ** Get ready to groove to the rhythm with live performances, music by Cox Media Group’s very own, DJ Millennium, and the renowned Radio Personality JoJo from Star 94.5; and Channel 9 Anchor Daralene Jones who will also grace the event, adding a touch of glamour and inspiration.

- **Family Fun Zone: ** A dedicated Kids Zone will keep the young ones enthralled with a range of engaging activities, ensuring a day of delight for the entire family.


- **Culinary Delights: ** Indulge your taste buds with an array of delectable food options, making sure you're fueled up and ready to enjoy the festivities.


- **Community Showcase: ** Explore an eclectic mix of local vendors offering arts, crafts, and unique finds that showcase the vibrant spirit of the community.

The UNCF 5K Run/Walk for Education and Community Festival embodies the essence of coming together for a higher purpose. By participating in this event, attendees not only promote fitness and well-being but also contribute significantly to the educational aspirations of local students.

- **Hashtag: ** #UNCFWalkforEducationOrlando

This event is made possible through the generous support of Presenting Sponsor, Enterprise Holdings; Sprinter Circle Sponsors, Rhodes & Brito Architect, Oracle, First Horizon, Orlando Health, Regions, and many others dedicated to fostering education, community spirit, and lasting change.

Join us on September 16 for an extraordinary day that will resonate far beyond the event itself. Let's stride forward, hand in hand, toward a brighter educational future for our students. For more information or to register, please visit UNCF.org/OrlandoWalk or contact Jazmine Barnes at 407.896.6940, or jazmine.barnes@uncf.org. Follow this event @UNCF and @UNCFNCFL #laceup4UNCF #UNCFWalkforEducationOrlando.

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Blue Jacket Park
2501 General Rees Avenue
Orlando, FL 32802

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