Brookhaven, GA, August 24, 2016 – The Post Reports – The Brookhaven Police Department is hosting their Annual Hot Pursuit 5K race. Proceeds benefit the Police Department’s Christmas “Shop with a Badge” program that assists underprivileged kids in the area each December.
In 2014 and 2015, the “Shop with a Badge” Program assisted more than 50 children, and in 2016 the Police Department is hoping to double that number.
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In partnership with the Brookhaven Boys & Girls Club and many local sponsors, participating children are accompanied by a police officer, deputy sheriff, firefighter, 911 dispatcher and other public safety volunteers to select items from their Christmas list. Each has a $200 limit.
LOCATION: Race starts and ends on Dresden Drive near Apple Valley Drive and DeKalb Fire Station #2. Parking will be in the rear lot of the Brookhaven MARTA station at 3360 Peachtree Rd, Atlanta.
ENTRY FEE: $30.00 per runner if registered by September 8th. $35.00 if registered after September 8th and on race day.
T-SHIRTS: Colorful, high quality short-sleeve cotton t-shirts supplied to all runners while supplies last. Only PRE-REGISTERED participants will be guaranteed a t-shirt on race day.
AWARDS: Overall male and female, Masters male and female, top 3 finishers in 14 age groups (10 & Under to 70 & Over in five-year increments). Ribbons to all Tot Trot participants.
If you would like to become a sponsor or would like more information about the “Shop with a Badge” program, please contact Officer Carlos Nino at firstname.lastname@example.org or Officer Wilner Piquant at email@example.com or at 404-637-0704.