The local nonprofit Tree of Friends Foundation is holding a one mile and 5K family fun run/walk Nov. 16 to benefit a woman battling cancer.
The proceeds of the race will go to Gina Barnes, whose cancer recently returned. The Tree of Friends Foundation, a nonprofit under the Community Foundation of Carroll County, is a charity group that serves the needs of the community.
The early entry fee is $20 per person for the one mile and $30 for the 5K before Nov. 14. The fees increase $10 on race day, according to a news release about the event, and packet pickup will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Nov. 15 at Dell Brothers Grain.
The race will be held at Dell Brothers Grain, located at 903 Sullivan Road in Westminster. Racers/walkers in the one mile will begin at 10 a.m., and those participating in the 5K will follow at 10:45 a.m.