MEDIA ADVISORY: PADUCAH, KY (04/13/2018) For the seventh consecutive year, West Kentucky Community and Technical College's student justice club, Alpha Epsilon Beta, is hosting a fundraiser to fight child abuse. The club's fundraising efforts will culminate in its annual 5K run that will be held April 21 at 5 p.m. Check-in begins at 3 p.m. at the college's Anderson Technical Building.
All profits from the club's 5K fundraising efforts will go to Child Watch, a long established non-profit organization that works to treat and prevent child abuse. To date, the club has raised over $10,000 for Child Watch. The club hopes to put the total closer to $12,000 with this year's event.
A fun run for children will be held after the completion of the 5K event.
Race registration form can be located at: westkentucky.kctcs.edu/media/news-and-events/2018/JusticeRunRegForm.pdf.
The media is encouraged to attend.
West Kentucky Community and Technical College (WKCTC) has been recognized as an Aspen Prize Top 10 Community College four times awarded by the Aspen Institute and has twice been named a Finalist with Distinction for providing students with strong job training and continuing higher education opportunity, for achieving high completion and transfer rates, and for providing strong employment results for its graduates.