"run for rick case" at THE 24th annual dunn's run on january 24th

all proceeds go to the boys & girls clubs of broward county

sponsored by Rick cAse Automotive Group

online virtual 5-mile & 5k walk-run

facebook.com/dunnsrunbgcbc

 

FT. LAUDERDALE, FL (January 7, 2021) - The Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County (BGCBC) announced the 24th annual "Run for Rick" Dunn's Run, an on-line / virtual 5-mile & 5k walk-run taking place anytime between now and January 24, 2021, dedicated to Rick Case for his 34 years of dedication to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County.  To register today, log onto: http://dunnsrun.com/.

 

This event which is fun for everyone regardless of ability and encouraged to post images of their run-walk story to Facebook.com/DunnsrunBGCBC, using hashtags: #DunnsRun #RunforRick. With the recent Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic keeping more Americans at home the BGCBC is embracing the new normal and moving the legendary Dunn's Run online. The annual event sponsored by Rick Case Automotive Group and chaired by Jim Dunn and Tony Van Ness will be held in honor of the late, Rick Case, a leader in giving in South Florida.

 

"We appreciate this honor for Rick, our entire company is dedicated to supporting the community and Boys and Girls Clubs of Broward County as we will never let Rick's impact on this organization be forgotten," says Rita Case, CEO of the Rick Case Automotive Group.

 

The Dunn's Run has earned its reputation as the race that signifies the start of the running season attracting over 2,000 runners, walkers and participant. Participants can pick up their race packages from 11am - 3:00pm on Jan. 16 at Two George's at The Cove and Jan. 23 at Jersey Mike's in Pompano Beach. Finisher Medals will be available for pick-up on Jan. 27 from 3pm - 7pm at 4EverYoung in Boca Raton.

 

"Our organization is grateful for over three decades of support by Rick Case. This year's event will be one of the ways the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County (BGCBC) will show appreciation and gratitude to pay tribute to a legend," says Matt Organ, Co-CEO of The Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County.

 

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County (BGCBC)

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County (BGCBC) is a non-profit 501(c) (3) private agency, dedicated to helping young people improve their lives by building self-esteem and developing values and skills during their critical period of growth. Serving more than 12,000 at-risk youths, ages 6-18 each year from its 12 Broward County-area clubs, their purpose is to inspire and enable children to realize their full potential as productive, responsible and caring citizens. BGCBC has once again received the coveted 4 stars rating (out of 4 stars) for the ninth year in a row. Only 3% of the Non-Profits in the USA have achieved this level of excellence from Charity Navigator. Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County is located at 877 NW 61st Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309. For more information call (954) 537-1010 or view the website at www.bgcbc.org.

 

 

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