Tokay High School students plan fun run to benefit children in hospitals
Tokay High School students Anthony Sorbera, 16, and Julie Rizzolo, 17, are planning a run at Lodi Lake next weekend to benefit Project Sunshine.
- Project Sunshine at a glance
Project Sunshine is a nonprofit organization that provides free educational, recreational and social programs to children facing medical challenges. More than 10,000 volunteers work in 150 cities and five international locations (Canada, China, Israel, Kenya and Puerto Rico), playing with kids to help relieve their anxiety and teaching them the coping skills to deal with the procedures that lie ahead. For more information, visit www.projectsunshine.org.
- Project Sunshine Charity Walk
What: A 5K and one-mile run, followed by lunch and kid's crafts to donate to Project Sunshine.
When: Saturday, April 28, 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Where: Lodi Lake Park.
How to register: Go online to www.active.com and enter "Project Sunshine" when prompted. Click the green button on the right to register online. Or email Anthony Sorbera at firstname.lastname@example.org or Julie Rizzolo at email@example.com.
Posted: Saturday, April 21, 2012 12:00 am
Attention, Lodi runners and walkers: Have some free time next Saturday? Then head out to Lodi Lake for a 5K event to support Project Sunshine, a national organization that benefits families with children in hospitals.
Anthony Sorbera and Julie Rizzolo of Tokay High School are making it happen.
Saturday, April 21, 2012 12:00 am.