WHAT: Nearly 500 Lynwood community members are expected to hit the streets for a 5K Run/Walk that will raise money for students through the Lynwood Partners Educational Foundation. The Foundation, a partner of the Lynwood Unified School District, is collaborating with the City of Lynwood and Aztlan Athletics for the city’s first 5K event in nearly a decade.
The 3.1-mile route will start and finish at City Hall. All proceeds will benefit the Lynwood Partners Educational Foundation. Access to vendor and resource booths, and a raffle drawing for a new Mazda Mitsubishi are scheduled for the awards ceremony following the race.
WHEN: 8 a.m. on Saturday, May 21
WHERE: Starting and finishing at Lynwood City Hall
1330 Bullis Road
MORE: The Lynwood Partners Educational Foundation serves to provide resources to support and enhance the educational programs, projects and initiatives for the students of the Lynwood Unified School District (LUSD). Since 2015, the Foundation has raised approximately $700,000 to help ensure LUSD students receive the highest-quality public education; and has directly supported college scholarships, teacher grants, arts education, STEM programs, wellness initiatives and COVID-19 relief assistance. For more information, visit www.lynwoodedfoundation.org.
MEDIA: Contact Blair Landry for more information at 213-464-3771