5K to Benefit Substance Recovery

A 5K run/walk to benefit education and recovery from substance abuse in the area is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 13 in Bloomsburg. The event is being sponsored by United in Recovery, a coalition of local organizations and citizens organized by the United Way of Columbia and Montour County. The Chamber is part of this coalition with a goal of reducing the abuse of opioids and other substances.

The course begins and ends at the Bloomsburg Fairgrounds and runs through the streets of Bloomsburg. Registration starts at 9:30 a.m. with the race beginning at 11. Awards will be presented in several categories. For additional information and to register, download the registration form and for questions, contact Adrienne at the United Way via email or call 570-784-3134.