University News
For Immediate Release: 
Apr 16 2013

CONTACT: Sarah Dalton
Concord University FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Office of Advancement April 17, 2013
PO Box 1000, Athens, WV 24712
(304) 384-6312, news@concord.edu
www.concord.edu

GLOW GREEN 5K’ AT CONCORD UNIVERSITY BENEFITING
JAMES F. CAUDILL TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY FOUNDATION

ATHENS, W.Va. – Concord University students are coordinating a “Glow Green 5K” on Saturday evening, April 20th with proceeds benefitting the James F. Caudill Traumatic Brain Injury Foundation. The run/walk event will take place at Concord. Registration is at 6:30 p.m. at the Callaghan Stadium parking lot and the race begins at 7:30 p.m.

The Foundation was recently established after former Concord student James Caudill suffered a traumatic brain injury.
The James F. Caudill Traumatic Brain Injury Foundation, or “C Foundation,” is committed to raising awareness about traumatic brain injuries and assisting families and victims of these tragedies. To learn more about the foundation, visit their website at: http://cfoundation.wordpress.com/updates/ or on Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/TheCFoundation

Green glow sticks will light the paths for the runners and walkers. This event will be a first for the “C Foundation.” The cost of the run is $10 for children under 12, $15 for Concord University students and $20 for community members. A group of five can participate for $75.

On-campus sign-ups for the run began on April 1st on the bottom floor of the Jerry and Jean Beasley Student Center and will continue until the day of the race with no late entry fee. Community members should sign up by contacting organizer, Kylie Kirn at kink05@mycu.concord.edu

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Persons with disabilities should contact Nancy Ellison, 1-304-384-6086 or 1-800-344-6679 extension 6086
if special assistance is required for access to an event scheduled by the University on campus.

 

PO BOX 1000, VERMILLION ST., ATHENS, WV 24712.