POWERUN 5K

Sunday, September 23, 2018 Lutz, FL US 33548 Directions
About Us
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Riya Patel is a junior at C. Leon King High School. Throughout the
years, Riya has realized how she can use her voice for the greater
good. She has developed a passion for public speaking, leadership,
and volunteering. Riya is an active Congressional debater and
participates in various other public speaking events in her community.
She holds multiple leadership roles in her high school, such as Speech
and Debate President and Relay for Life Team Ambassador Chair. She
has volunteered in the Youth Advisory Board at the Museum
of Science
and Industry and at the James A. Haley Veterans' Hospital for the past
two years. She is also a member of the Ryan Nece Student Service
Program. All of these experiences have bolstered Riya's compassion
for volunteering and inspired her to help empower girls all over the world.
 
Anya Patidar is a freshman at C. Leon King High School. She expresses her
creative side by dancing on a competitive team and playing piano with the
Royal Conservatory of Music.
 Anya is interested in traveling and seeing the
world up close. Furthermore, she has a passion
for cooking and experimenting
with new recipes. She has also volunteered by donating canned 
goods for
Feeding America and knitting hats for newborn infants at Florida Hospital. Anya
was 
inspired by the poignant autobiography, I am Malala by Malala Yousafzai, to
advocate for girl 
education around the globe. She plans to involve herself in
organizations that support girl 
empowerment.