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The G.E. Patterson 5K for Pre-K, a Walk/Run Benefiting Porter-Leath
Saturday, September 20, 2014  -  Saturday, September 20, 2014


The 5th Annual G.E. Patterson 5K Run Walk for Pre-K is a fun family event that is dedicated to supporting preschool initiatives in Memphis and Shelby County. All proceeds will benefit the Porter-Leath preschool scholarship program and raise awareness for the importance of early brain development, socialization, and early quality education to empower children under the age of 5.
The 5K race route is certified by the USA Track and Field and features a scenic view of Downtown Memphis. Runners and walkers of all ages and fitness levels are encouraged to participate.  After the race, stay and enjoy free music, food vendors and a community health fair with free health screenings. Bring the whole family for a day of health, fitness, community and plenty of fun!



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Time: Registration at 7, Race Starts at 8.
Location: 369 G.E. Patterson Ave., Memphis, TN 38126
Fee($): $25 in advance, $30 day of race
Buy Ticket: Click here
Toy Truck
Monday, December 15, 2014  -  Friday, December 19, 2014

The 13th annual Toy Truck returns December 15th-19th to be filled with new, unwrapped toys and gifts for children served by Porter-Leath.

Time: 7a-7p
Location: Bud Davis Cadillac, 5433 Poplar Ave.and WMC-TV, 1960 Union Ave.

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