On Saturday, September 24, 2011 there will be “The Foundation 5” 5K Race, Heart Healthy Mile & Kid’s Dash at Maria Parham Medical Center with same day registration beginning at 7:30am. There will also be a Runner’s Clinic at 8:00am at the race site. The walk/run starts at 9am by the Oncology entrance of the hospital and the kids fun run starts at 9:45. All proceeds will benefit the Maria Parham Healthcare Foundation whose mission is to promote healthcare in our four-county area. To register online go to www.runtheeast.com. For more information contact Nick LaRaia at (252) 436-1606 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.