Island Harvest to host 5K Run/Walk to End Hunger


Island Harvest, Long Island’s food bank, will hold its 16th annual 5K Run and Walk to End Hunger at Eisenhower Park in East Meadow on Saturday, June 17, at 9 a.m. Registration will begin at 8 a.m.

The event will take place at Eisenhower’s Field 1 and 2, which can be accessed from Merrick Avenue only. There will be post-race food and refreshments. Panera Bread is the food sponsor.

There will be awards, including the top three male finishers overall, the top three female finishers overall, and the top three finishers, male and female, in each age group. All children under age 14 will receive ribbons.

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