Early registration for the Race Against Racism5K run/walk Oct. 7 during Autumnfest is about to end.
Early sign-up pricing for the Race Against Racism at Autumnfest is $22 until Sept. 21. After that, the entry fee is $25, and $27 the day of the race.
A race t-shirt is also available for those who register in advance. Prizes will be awarded to the top three male and female finishers. First place age division winners are also awarded for male and female finishers (no double dipping).
Proceeds from the race will support community and racial justice efforts.
The Race Against Racism is organized by YWCA Rhode Island. Race Partners include: RiverzEdge Arts, NeighborWorks Blackstone River
Valley, Family Resources Community Action, nriAHEC, Connecting for
Children & Families, Thundermist Health Center, Landmark Medical
Center, Autumnfest, Woonsocket Prevention Coalition, and CopsWalk
Sponsorships are available. To register to run/walk or participate as
a volunteer contact YWCA Rhode Island at 401-769-7450 or visit www.raceagainstracismri.org.