The entire community is invited and encouraged to come out and participate in the first annual D’ville 5K/12K Walk, Run, Bike, Health & Wellness Event. This event is free and will take place on June 17th in front of Donalsonville City Hall located at 127 East Second Street in downtown Donalsonville. Registration packets can be picked up beginning on Friday, June 16 at Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church located at 221 North Dowling Avenue from 3 p.m.- 6 p.m. Registration packets can be picked up and processed beginning at 7 a.m. on Saturday, the day of the event at City Hall.
The 12 K cycle race starts at 7:30 a.m. and the 5K run and walk will begin at 8:00 a.m. The event’s award ceremony and health and wellness summit will follow its conclusion at approximately 10:30 a.m. Free food and water will be provided during and after the race.
Event organizers Jonathan Pollard, Kari Bradley, and Kanisha Graham collectively commented, “This event is being staged to share health and wellness education and what better way to kick it off with some community fun. Everyone is invited to be a part of this amazing free community event, and we send out a special thank you to the City of Donalsonville for making this opportunity possible.”