4 Our Freedom 5k benefits veterans
ALBEMARLE COUNTY, Va. (CBS19 NEWS) -- The 4 Our Freedom 5K has some new additions this year you won’t want to miss.
The event is at Panorama Farms and has adult and kid races.
Veteran-owned businesses are coming to show and sell their goods, and there will be an exhibit from the Vietnam War Museum.
Proceeds go to five different organizations benefiting around 1,000 people.
Race director Beth Ann Browning said participating is showing patriotism.
"A lot of these individuals are the most vulnerable in our community, and it's really important that we show support and honor for these people who are willing to sacrifice their lives to keep us safe," she said.
CBS19 is a proud sponsor of the 5K.
The event opens at 7 a.m. Saturday and races are at 8.