This is the 4th annual "Light the Night" 5K Fun Glow Run/Walk scheduled for Friday, April 6, 2018. This is a charitable event with 100% of all proceeds going to CASA of the 5th Judicial District.The CASA advocates are all volunteers that are trained to provide assistance in a courtroom setting to children that have been placed in foster care due to abuse and/or neglect. CASA's goal is to have an advocate for every child that enters foster care in Pope, Johnson, and Franklin county by the year 2020.
This event is being put on by Friends of CASA, a fundraising committee that raises money for CASA of the 5th Judicial District, which is a non-profit organization.
Packet pickup at the City Mall 6-8 p.m.
Friday's schedule of events:
6 p.m.: Registration opens
7 p.m.: 1k kids race
7:30 p.m.: 5k run/walk
9:00 or as soon as the last racer crosses the finish line: Glow All-Star competition