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Greenbelt Rotary 5K Charity Fun Run

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Buddy Attick Lake

555 Crescent Road

Greenbelt, MD 20770

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Join the Greenbelt Rotary Club for the Inaugural 5k Charity Fun Run at Buddy Attick Lake in Greenbelt, MD. Proceeds go to support various causes within the local and global community.

The Rotary Club of Greenbelt is an organization of men and women most of whom either live or work in the Greenbelt area. We were founded in 1988. We are just one of over 33,000 Rotary Clubs in 160 nations worldwide that provide scholarships, support both local causes and international causes to help, and assist in a variety of projects to improve our community and our world.

Just a few of the Projects and Causes we have supported over the years
• College Scholarships to local high school students at Roosevelt & DuVal HS • Our “Feed the Homeless Project” assists hundreds monthly in Hyattsville • Help found the first D.A.R.E Program in the United States – Here in Greenbelt • Raise funds to assist with Rotary Polio Plus Program worldwide • Support the students and teachers at Springhill Lake Elementary School • Environmental Projects to help clean local streams and Anacostia watershed • Fund local student in leadership training and attend training camp • Collect and Deliver food, clothing and money to disaster victims • A Sponsor of the Greenbelt Labor Day Festival each year –“Citizen of the Year” • Assist local Greenbelt Fire Department with purchase of safety equipment • Assist with local blood drives through the Red Cross • Our bicycle project provided bicycles to hundreds in Jamaica • Each December we assist with Salvation Army Bell Ringing collections • Assisted with funding for construction of a School in Guatemala • Help support the Interact Club at Eleanor Roosevelt High School • Purchase of Shelter Boxes to help victims of disasters worldwide • Venezuelan Burn Center – supporting children to recovery • Monarch Butterfly Garden teaching ecosystem development at local Elementary • Smile Train – Doctors correcting Cleft Palate and facial deformities • Disaster Relief – Truckload of supplies for victims of Katrina & Iowa floods • Each Year Deliver over 1,000 Dictionaries to 3rd graders in Northern PG Schools • Helped Build “Promise House” Orphan Home in Lusaka, Zambia

FAQs

STARTING LINE: The start line is located nearest the Tennis Courts and closest to the parking lot @ 99 Centerway.

ROUTE: Proceed down path nearest the tennis court, Turn Left at first opportunity, run/walk the lake twice, and return to the tennis court.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

PARKING:

99 Centerway, Greenbelt, MD (Youth Center)

101 Centerway, Greenbelt, MD (Aquatic center)


Directions

From 495 South (Landover / New Carrollton): Exit 23-B (Kenilworth Avenue / Greenbelt Road). When you come off the ramp, make a right at the stop light onto Kenilworth Avenue. Go down to the first stop light and make a right onto Crescent Road. The park entrance is up the hill, the first right. You will see a big wooden sign indicating the park.


From 495 North (Silver Spring / College Park): Exit 23-B (Kenilworth Avenue / Greenbelt Road Exit). When you come up the ramp, bear to your left and make a left at the stop light onto Kenilworth Avenue. Go down to the second stop light and make a right onto Crescent Road. The entrance to the park is up the hill, the first right. You will see a big wooden sign indicating the park.


What can I bring into the event?

Strollers are welcome

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please contact the following Greenbelt Rotary members if you have any questions

Toshiko Barton - Fun Run Organizer, toshiko.barton@gmail.com

OR

President, Scott Sibley sfsibley@gmail.com
or Steve Kemp stevekemp77@gmail.com

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Buddy Attick Lake

555 Crescent Road

Greenbelt, MD 20770

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