Upcoming 5K, 10K to benefit youth leadership program

Upcoming 5K, 10K to benefit youth program

Leadership Jackson County’s ninth annual ValenTimes 10K Run and 5K Walk/Run is set for 9 a.m. Feb. 16 at Seymour High School, 1350 W. Second St.

The cost is $20 if registered by Jan. 31 and $25 on the day of the race. Take $5 off of the registration fee if you don’t want a race shirt. Online registration is available at indianatiming.com.

Race sponsors are being accepted through Jan. 25. The levels are bronze, $100; silver, $250; gold, $500; and platinum, $1,000. Sponsors $250 and above receive three or five free race entries, and a name or logo appears on the back of the race shirt. Checks should be made payable to LJC.

Proceeds support the continued growth and development of YoJack, the youth leadership program that has served seventh- and eighth-graders at Jackson County schools for more than a decade, and Leadership Jackson County, an adult leadership program that has been in existence for more than 35 years.

A race flier, registration form and sponsor form are available online at facebook.com/ljcencore.

Information: Call 812-525-9139 or email [email protected]