Riverfest 5K in need of volunteers

By Staff
The Niles-Buchanan YMCA and 5/3 Bank are teaming up for the Niles Riverfest 5K Run &Walk on Saturday, Aug. 2.
Early registration is now taking place for this event. Register by July 7 and pay only $15. After July 7, registration will increase to $18 and will increase on race day to $20. Registration forms are available at the Niles-Buchanan YMCA.
To have an application faxed or mailed to you, please call the YMCA at (269) 683-1552.
Volunteer help is needed with race day registrations, race course traffic control, finish line and more. If you would like to help with this community event please call the YMCA at (269) 683-1552 and ask for Bret.
All volunteers will receive a commemorative Riverfest Run T-shirt. Organizations such as service clubs, Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts troops, school groups, church groups are encouraged to make it a group volunteer project.

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