The Need in Deed 5K Run/Walk will take place on October 6, 2019 in Fairmount Park.
The event features a professional pre-race warm-up & stretch, a professional announcer, live DJ, one of a kind Need in Deed event gear, and just an amazing time with friends, family, neighbors, co-workers and other charitable individuals like yourself.
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Founded in 1987, Need in Deed helps 3rd-8th grade students in Philadelphia public schools develop their academic, social and emotional skills. Students engage in a yearlong process of active problem-solving around a social issue in their community.
Funds raised through Need in Deed's 5K will help ensure that more than 3,900 students and 150 teachers in 63 Philadelphia public schools experience the transformative power of service-learning.