These organizations have created a Team for the MLK Day 5K. Click on each team name to learn more about them.65ROSES
– world’s leader in the search for a cure for cystic fibrosis1027 Church
– Our mission is to convert, grow, & serve the people of God as we LIVE
life togetherAndee’s Army – supporting children with brain injuries
Atlanta HBCU Alumni Alliance – benefiting students and contributing to higher education
Back on My Feet – uses running to help those experiencing homelessness change the way they see themselves so they can make real change in their lives that results in employment and independent living.
Black Girls RUN! – an effort to tackle the growing obesity epidemic in the African-American community and provide encouragement and resources to both new and veteran runners
Black Men Run – encourage health and wellness among African American men by promoting a culture of running to stay fit
Covenant Community – residential life-stabilization program for homeless men recovering from substance abuse
Creflo Dollar Global Missions – committed to equipping people all over the world with the knowledge and wisdom needed to make decisions that will positively impact their futures.
Dunwoody HS Math & Academic Team
Emory Health Against Human Trafficking – Rally to stop human trafficking!
Fit Neighborhood – South Atlanta’s only results driven group and personal training
Georgia Law Center for the Homeless – a law firm that represents homeless individuals and families in civil administrative and judicial proceedings, including evictions, family law issues, wage claims, access to benefits and more
Georgia Tech GO T.E.C.H. (TEAMS ENCOURAGING CAMPUS HEALTH) – increasing awareness of health and wellness activities on our campus
High Aspirations Foundation Inc. (HAFI)– foundation that focuses on efforts to retrieve grants and other monetary contributions to provide scholarships for graduating high school seniors and undergraduate students who attain high academic excellence in the Atlanta area
I Will Survive, Inc., – Our mission is to increase breast cancer awareness through education and provide funding in lower income communities.
Inman Middle School Eagles
Kilometer Kids – Join thousands of kids in this fun filled running program!!
Peachtree Rd. Boot Camp – old school, platoon style basic training
Running Warriors (NAHS CC&Track),
runningnerds – Group Runs, Clinics, Social Forums, Challenges, Accomplishments!!
The Salvation Army Bellwood Keystone Club
SCAD Atlanta Athletics –
Tin Lizzy’s –
The FitWit Foundation – Provides Free fitness programs that build strength and develop character for the young people who need it most.
Tomorrow’s Luminaries Foundation – works with underserved students to provide extraordinary opportunities in literacy and leadership
Woodstock Youth Track Club – Our Primary goal is to help create a life long appreciation for running.
Zulu Racing – We provide complete, professional, race timing services and race/event management
As persons become increasingly able to form loyalties, the practical and on-going devotion to a cause bigger than themselves, and as these loyalties become unifiable in the higher purposes of groups of persons over many generations, humanity is increasingly better able to recognize that the highest ideal is the creation of a perfected “beloved community” in which each and every person shares. – Josiah Royce