Join OKT at the Rhythm Run Saturday Aug. 16

2013 Rhythm runners. Photo , GRAAHI

2013 Rhythm runners. Photo , GRAAHI

Run the streets and celebrate health and fitness in the Grand Rapids African American Community.

This year’s GRAAHI Rhythm Run 5K will focus on healthy living, getting fit and enjoying the Michigan summer heat with the overall goal of raising awareness of the benefits of making the right healthy choices for YOU.Our Kitchen Table will be there to share information and locally grown produce from select Southeast Area Farmers’ Market vendors.

This fun, rhythm filled and lighthearted event starts at 8:00 a.m., August 16th, beginning at Martin Luther King Jr. Park, 800 Fuller Ave. SE. Activities will run from 8:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and will include a Kid’s Fun Run, food, refreshment, entertainment, games and more. You can register at the Run at 8 a.m. Fee is $25.

Awards will be handed out to individuals, businesses and churches with the highest fundraising goal achieved.