STAMFORD, Conn. -- MarcUS for Change and the Stamford Public Education Foundation announced its first 5K run/walk will be held on Saturday at Cove Island Park.
The event will raise money to help support the Stamford Public Education Fund and the expansion of MarcUS for Change, its nationally recognized mentoring initiatives.
The Stamford Public Education Foundation supports students and teachers in Stamford’s Public Schools through community collaboration and philanthropy.
MarcUS for Change is an organization inspired by the life and memory of Marcus Dixon McInerney, a Stamford High School graduate, who overcame hardships in his youth to turn his life around.
The organization raises awareness and financial support for mentoring programs in Stamford that provide youth with the resources needed to reach for success
Participants can register online at www.spefct.org.