Downtown Anaheim 5K race this Saturday raises money for youth sports scholarships and more

Dust off those walking shoes and join local residents for Northgate González Market’s 5K Race in Anaheim on Saturday, June 8. This is the 10th year Northgate Market has partnered with the Downtown Anaheim Association to sponsor the race. It’s going to be fun for the entire family with food vendors offering with free samples, community educational booths, and a live band. Five Northgate Market owners including the grocery store’s Co-CEO Miguel Gonzalez will be entering the race. Northgate Market is sponsoring over 200 students from local soccer, baseball and elementary running teams.

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The race will take place at Center St. Promenade and Lemon Street, Anaheim, CA 92805. Check in is at 6:30 a.m., the 5k Race begins 7:30 a.m., and the 1K Kids Race begins at 8:40 a.m.

A portion of the fundraising efforts will be given to the Gonzalez Reynoso Foundation to support youth sport scholarships and chronic disease education in the communities we serve. Other proceeds help the Downtown Anaheim Association to plan community events.

This article was a courtesy release.