VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) - A 5k run will help further the education of students in Vigo County.
It's part of the "Share Your Heart" campaign at Ivy Tech Community College.
Through their annual 5k run, it raises money for scholarships.
About 100 people laced up their shoes for the cause.
With their help, organizers say more students will get the financial help they need.
"We are with these students every day and we see the need that they have," said Chancellor Leanne Crookes, "So what that allows us to do is give back in a different way."
Runners received handmade awards, crafted by students on campus, for their participation.
- 5k run to help further education for students
- Local church holds 5k
- 5K Run for Autism entertains kids, helps parents
- Annual Turkey Trot 5k run/walk to take place
- Annual 5k event helps feed hungry students in Vigo County
- Car show to help students further education
- Educators learn how to better protect students
- Sign-ups underway for Hearth Throb 5K
- Annual 5K combines fitness and beer
- Hot Pursuit 5K supports memorial project