The 5th Annual Race to End Domestic Violence raises awareness about abuse and resources as well as to raise funds to support survivors.
The 5k (3.1 mile) run/walk is hosted by the Somerset & Kennebec Domestic Violence Task Forces in collaboration with Family Violence Project. The event will be Sunday, Oct. 17 at the KVCC Campus in Hinkley.
There is also a virtual component because of COVID concerns. All are welcome to take part in the hybrid event.
The cost is $25 for an individual, or $20/person, if you are part of a team.
Register and get more info at: https://runsignup.com/Race/ME/Hinckley/RacetoEndDomesticViolence2021
Family Violence Project’s mission is to end domestic violence in Kennebec and Somerset Counties. They work to do this by increasing victim safety, empowering survivors, and advocating for social change. If you or a loved one are experiencing abuse, advocates are available 24/7 at 1-877-890-7788 for support, safety planning, and resources.