RACING OUR WAY TO END CYBERBULLYING
Largo, FL – March 31, 2014 – Gulf Coast Giving is excited to announce the 2014 Upgrade 2 Success 5K – 1M Family Fun Doggie Walk/Run school beneficiaries. They are Carwise Middle School, Cypress Woods Elementary School, Bay Vista Fundamental School, Calvary Christian High School and Indian Rocks Christian School.
This year’s beneficiaries were selected by the community-at-large through online links and a social media voting contest.
Each year Upgrade 2 Success 5K-1M Race benefits our local schools and youth. Proceeds from the race will purchase much needed IT and computer equipment for the school beneficiaries. The race serves as a unique platform to spread Gulf Coast Giving’s cyberbullying awareness, prevention and intervention efforts.
Registration for Upgrade 2 Success is currently open to the public through Gulf Coast Giving’s website at http://www.gulfcoastgiving.org/run.
The race event will take place Saturday, April 5th at Walsingham Park in Largo, FL beginning at 9am. The race event hosts a chip timed race, t-shirts, swag bags, silent auction, raffle, giveaways, finisher medals for all kids, medals for 1st, 2nd, 3rd place age groups, medals for overall male & female, music, food, a visit from the Easter Bunny, arts & crafts for the kids, an Easter egg hunt and a first ever 1 mile family fun doggie walk/run! Bring the whole family including the furry friends and have a great time for an amazing cause – the community’s children, teens and schools!
Gulf Coast Giving provides support for nonprofits and schools within the community in order to improve the community and allow everyone to keep pace in a modern world. Gulf Coast Giving also raises cyberbullying awareness, prevention, and intervention efforts all over Tampa Bay.
For sponsorship opportunities contact Jessica Moody-Shafer at Jessica@gulfcoastgiving.org or 727-595-5240 Ext 1205
Gulf Coast Giving’s main mission is to provide underserved schools and nonprofits with updated technology and training to maximize their efforts; and to provide cyberbullying awareness, prevention and intervention programs to secure a brighter future for our community’s youth.
For more information visit www.GulfCoastGiving.org.
Gulf Coast Giving is located at 12597 Walsingham Road, Suite 2, Largo, FL 33774 EIN # 27-1705785