Southern Virginia Child Advocacy Center in Rocky Mount invites the community to participate in the 17th annual Johnny CASA 5 Miler – 5K Walk/Run.

Smith Mountain Lake Women’s Club and Carter Bank and Trust are title sponsors.

This family focused event offers a choice of a 5-mile run, 3.1 mile run or 3.1 mile walk race option offering everyone a course they can participate in. The race will be held in uptown Rocky Mount on Saturday, Dec. 17, with a 9 a.m. start. The funds generated from sponsorships and registration fees support the Southern Virginia Child Advocacy Center’s services.

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