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Kentlands Lakelands 5K
September 3 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
The 5k Race and Fun Run is the Foundation’s largest fundraising event, is the largest 5k in Montgomery County and draws more than 1300 participants and 4000 attendees to the area. The run is combined with a Merchant Expo, family activities, music, and other festivities. In keeping with our philanthropic mission, a significant portion of the proceeds raised is donated to worthwhile programs within Montgomery County including the Delores C. Swoyer Scholarship Fund which provides sponsorship for low-income families’ children to attend the city led summer camp, The Dwelling Place which combats homelessness in our area, Mercy Health Clinic which provides medical care to the uninsured and the underinsured, and Maryland Senior Olympics. Sponsorships are available at various levels.