USO of North Carolina Fort Bragg Center Host 2nd Annual 5K Run for the Troops
An event to benefit the Fort Bragg Center and show support for our local military
WHAT: This 5K Run/Walk will benefit the USO of NC Fort Bragg Center and outreach programs. Not
only is this a fundraiser, but it is an opportunity for the Fort Bragg and Fayetteville
communities to come out and show our support for our local military. There will be a variety
of vendors and activities which will feature face painting, bouncer, clown, a special
performance by the 82nd Chorus and much more. Strollers welcome!
Register for the event at www.active.com (type “USO of NC” in search)
5K Adult Run/Walk - $20 Day of Race - $25
5K 16 & under Run/Walk - $12 Day of Race - $15
WH0: Performance by the 82nd Airborne Chorus
Run sponsors include:
Title Sponsor: Valley Auto World, Inc; Supporting sponsors: Fort Bragg Credit Union,
Rock103, Saam’s Party Tent, Q98, Renaissance European Day Spa, PWC of Fayetteville,
Monster Energy, Mindy the Clown, Community Printing SVC, D&S Jumpers, Sunbelt Rentals,
WFNC AM640, All American Hot Dogs, Picerne Military Housing, McDonalds, Spa Fitness and
Wellness Center, Monkey Joe’s, Magic 106.9.
WHEN: Saturday, March 6, 2010
WHERE: Fayetteville Technical Community College
Hull Road, Parking Lot #5
Fayetteville, NC 28303
MEDIA OPPS: Photos and/or footage of the event participants, entertainment, exhibits and special guest.
Interviews with USO of NC staff, volunteers and or special guests.
ABOUT: For more than 67 years, the USO (United Service Organizations) of NC has been providing
morale, welfare and recreational services to U.S. military personnel and their families. The
USO of NC is a nonprofit, charitable organization, relying on the generosity of North
Carolinians to supports its programs and services. The USO of NC is supported by Bank of
America, Marine Federal Credit Union, LC Industries, News 14 Carolina and other corporate
donors. The United Way and the Combined Federal Campaign (CFC-29349) have joined
thousands of individual donors to support the USO. For more information on the USO, please
visit our Web site at www.uso-nc.org
CONTACT: Hoku Hobbs, USO of NC Fort Bragg, 910-495-1437, email@example.com (ON-SITE)
Janine Bresnihan, USO of NC Fort Bragg 910-495-1437, firstname.lastname@example.org (ON-SITE)