Mariano Rivera Public Foundation 5K and Kids Fun Run
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March 2220188:00 am - 5:00 pm
Canby Grove Park, 52 Twaddell Mill Rd, Wilmington, DE, 19807 + Google Map

The Mariano Rivera Public Foundation, together with the Brandywine Youth Club (BYC) and Piedmont Baseball are proud to announce the second annual Mariano Rivera Foundation 5K and Kids Fun Run on Saturday, May 19!

Building on the success of last year’s inaugural event, this year promises to be an exciting and fun-filled day, including:
5K Race
Kids’ Fun Run
A baseball game between special needs players of BYC (called “Challenger”) and Piedmont (called “Bambino Buddy Ball”)
Raffles
DJ
Other activities

Mariano Rivera, the All-Time Major League Baseball leader in Saves, five-time World Series champion, and certain first ballot Hall of Famer will be coming to Canby Park to attend the event!

Proceeds from the event benefit the community in the Delaware area, funding projects such as backpacks full of school supplies for area students, Thanksgiving dinners for area families, and recently supported scholarships for children. The Foundation also supported Hurricane Maria relief efforts in Puerto Rico.

For additional information contact:
BYCevent@gmail.com

The Mariano Rivera Public Foundation is a community-oriented foundation whose mission is to assist young people from impoverished families. It emphasizes youth activities, serves local communities in need through community service, educational programs and scholarships, and seeks to help youth and families in local communities to advance for the betterment of future generations. www.MarianoRiveraPublicFoundation.org

For more information, please see: https://runsignup.com/Race/Events/DE/Wilmington/MarianoRiveraPublicFoundation5KRunWalkandKidsFunRun