The Lackawanna College Police Academy Class 208 is hosting a “Caring F.O.R. Cops” 5K race/walk May 25 at 10 a.m., rain or shine, at 100 Wyoming Avenue, Scranton. Proceeds will benefit Fallen Officers Remembered to help purchase new body armor for officers without it so they can help to better protect citizens.
Registration will be held from 8 - 9:45 a.m. The entry fee is $20 if pre-registered before May 15 and $25 after that deadline. T-shirts will be provided for first 250 pre-registered athletes. Awards will be given the top male and female finishers in each age division, under 18, 18-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-64, 65+, and overall top 3 male and female finishers.
Sponsorship opportunities are available, and each $100 sponsor will have their name featured on the back of the race day T-shirt, the website and Facebook page. Sponsorship registrations must be received before May 15.
For more information, to sponsor, or to download the registration form contact Race Coordinator Paul Tomczyk at 570.346.9679 or visit fallenofficersremembered.org.