Friday, 02 October 2009 00:00
On Sunday, Oct. 4, the Mineola Mustang Run/Walk Committee will hold a very important meeting to discuss final plans for this year’s event. Additionally, many volunteers are needed in order to assemble a mass mailing of approximately 4,500 to be sent to walkers and runners. The meeting will be held at the Mineola Village Hall/Community Center, located at Washington Avenue, Mineola at 6 p.m.
This year’s Silver Anniversary event will raise money for the Mineola Volunteer Ambulance Corps, Mineola Athletic Association, Mineola Police Athletic League, Mineola Auxiliary Police, Mineola Fire Department (Life Saving Equipment), Mineola Historical Society, Mineola Youth and Family Services, Cancer Center for Kids at Winthrop-University Hospital, PACE (Parent and Child Education), and Special Donations to the members of the Mineola Junior Fire Department, the Wounded Warrior Project, and the American Cancer Society.
Volunteers are desperately needed for the day of the event on Sunday, Nov. 15, to ensure the safety of children and adults in order to prevent accidents. If anybody is interested in helping in this year’s 25th Anniversary and final event, please contact Linda Fairgrieve at 294-5914 or visit www.mineolamustangrun.com.
Over 1,000 runners and walkers are expected at this event and many volunteers are needed to make sure that this year’s event is successful. Additionally, if anybody needs registration applications please also contact Linda Fairgrieve at the above number, or for secure online registration visit our website www.mineolamustangrun.com.