- Saturday January 26, 2013
- 6:00am - 11:00am
- Siesta Key Public Beach
- Cristina Chiodi, Dr. Paul Gallagher, Angel Algeri, Alexis Boenker, Marielle Pezzella, Jaclyn Falconetti, Darby Tingle, Patti Brustad
- Group Hosting:
- Riverview High IB and SICE
- Group Benefiting:
- Emilia-Romagna earthquake victims
- Cristina Chiodi
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The Emilia: Run for Relief is a 5K and 1-mile run and walk that takes place at 7:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, on Siesta Key Public Beach. The event was developed by the students in the International Baccalaureate Program at Riverview High School, and supported by many businesses in the Sarasota community. While this event facilitates as an international service project for earthquake relief, it fosters active student leadership in the Sarasota community. The Run/Walk will be sanctioned by the Manasota Track Club. Registration begins at 6 a.m.
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