Dreaming of Higher Education 5K by DreamAKRON

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April 29, 2017

Dream to Achieve!  The Dreaming of Higher Education 5K is designed to introduce runners to the challenges faced when applying to, attending, and pursuing college.  This fun run will benefit The University of Akron DreamAKRON Student Organization, and their collaboration with Kenmore High School students, in an effort to provide the resources they need to attend college.  Come out to challenge yourself and support local students. Runners of all paces and abilities are welcome. 

DreamAKRON is a 501©(3) nonprofit organization through the University of Akron.  Through a combination of tutoring, mentoring, college guidance, college application assistance, academic counseling, college test preparation, college tours, and service, DreamAKRON aims to unlock potential in Akron Public School students and build the Akron professional community, the Honors College, and the community of Akron from within.

Race starts at the Coleman Common!  Parking is TBD

Come out Saturday, April 29th for a fun morning of running & walking!

Registration/Check-In: 7:30 a.m.

Race Starts: 8:30 a.m.


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Student Discount

Add Promo Code: “student” for $5 off the race fee!   (Must bring Student ID on race day). 

The information about this race is based on information provided by the organizers or found on the official website of the event. Always check the official website for up-to-date information. If you have noticed any mistake, let us know at [email protected]


Dreaming of Higher Education 5K

April 29, 2017 (Saturday) - 08:30
5 kilometers

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