‘Feed the Need’ campaign takes off running, walking
The Johnson County Treasurer’s Office and Division of Motor Vehicles are sponsoring the second annual “Feed the Need – Miles for Meals 5K Walk/Run” on Saturday, June 6 at Shawnee Mission Park in Lenexa.
All proceeds from the event will benefit the county’s Feed the Need campaign, which supports local food banks in Johnson County.
Registration will be 7:15 a.m. to 7:55 a.m. and cost is $25 per person, with children 12 and under free. Early registration is available online through June 5 for $20. Go to http:/treasurer.jocogov.org/tre/doc/5kRegistration2009.pdf.
The walk/run start time is 8 a.m. at 7900 Renner Road, Lenexa. There will be awards given for the top three male and female runners and one master competitor 65 and older.