Gastonia – Community Foundation Run
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Participate in the Community Foundation Run and support the Kessell History Center at Loray Mill, an education and outreach program of Preservation NC!
Where: Rotary Pavilion, Downtown Gastonia
What: Certified 5K Run, 2K Fun Walk, non-profit booth exhibits, cornhole tournament, and Healthy Kids Zone
Who: Walkers and runners of all ages, participating non-profits, community spectators
On the day of the Run, over 5,000 people come together for one of the biggest celebrations of community spirit and support in the county. The day is filled with a 5k Run and 2k Fun Walk, entertainment, games, food and informational booths. The magic of a community celebration, combined with ease of giving has increased awareness about the work of local organizations and has enabled them to raise nearly over $17 million in the last fourteen years. To download the 2017 Run Information & Donation Brochure click here.