Peace in our Communities
EVENT DATE: Aug 25, 2012
DEADLINE TO GIVE: Aug 25, 2012
Percy Sutton Harlem 5K Run
The Percy Sutton Harlem 5K Run is named in honor of the late Chairman of The Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce, Co-Founder of the New York City Marathon and Chairman Emeritus of Inner City Broadcasting Corporation.
This 5K Run through historic Harlem is a qualifying run for the New York City Marathon and Sanctioned by the New York Road Runner. The 5K Run attracts an international array of runners from around the world as well as locally, regionally and nationally.
NYC Family Health Walk-A-Thon
This year the theme for the NY City Health Walk is “A Walk-A-Thon for Peace In Our Communities.”
The annual event throughout historic Harlem attracts walkers of all ages, nationalities and ethnicities. The Walk-A-Thon will include participants throughout the five boroughs (Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, Bronx, Staten Island) tri-state region including Newark and Camden, NJ, Connecticut, (New Haven, Hartford), Mount Vernon and Westchester.
The Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce will identify one organization from each community to which your company, your team or you as an individual may make a direct contribution. More information will be forthcoming.