Girls on the Run Volunteer at Race for Refugees 5K

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On April 23 members of the School’s Girls on the Run teams gathered at Madison Bowl at the University of Virginia to assist the Middle Eastern Leadership Council (MELC) host the inaugural MELC 5K: Race for Refugees. The third through sixth grade girls made posters and cheered on runners, and also helped distribute water at stations throughout the race. The International Rescue Committee (IRC) received 100% of the proceeds from the event to assist refugees find a safe home in the United States.

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