Race to benefit pediatric research

The first Skedaddle for the Small Fries 5K and one mile Fun Run will be held June 8 at the Town Common on First Street in Greenville.db09b8b0364d9a92c1486d6bd039c55b

Registration begins at 6:30 a.m. and the race starts at 8 a.m.

Register at http://www.runtheeast.com. The 5K cost is $20 before June 8 and $25 on race day. The Fun Run is $10 in advance and $15 on race day.

All proceeds benefit the East Carolina Pediatric Research Initiative, a non-profit organization working to improve the lives and health of eastern North Carolina children in its support of the Department of Pediatrics at East Carolina University’s Brody School of Medicine. For more information, visit http://www.skedaddleforthesmallfries.com, on Facebook at skedaddle for the small fries, or Twitter at @skedaddle4fries.

Donations are welcome. Contact Kristin Harbaugh at kristin.harbaugh@vidanthealth.com or Jason Higginson at higginsonj@ecu.edu for more information on donating to the East Carolina Pediatric Research Initiative or being a sponsor for the race. Contact Harbaugh to volunteer at the race.