ELLSWORTH, Maine — Yesterday’s Children Inc. will host its third annual Five-mile Road Race at 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 31. The race will begin and end on the campus of Birchwood Living Center, 360 Main St.
Maine State Rep. Louie Luchini holds the course record of 24.49 and Gladys Ganiel O’Neill holds the course record of 30.08. for women.
One thousand dollars in total prize money will be awarded to the first four male and female finishers. Prizes also will be presented to the top finishers in each age group. Pizza will be served to both participants and spectators after the race. All race prizes and expenses will be donated by individuals and area businesses.
Proceeds will be used to cover services necessary to those with developmental disabilities served by Yesterday’s Children Inc.
For information and obtain a race participant application, call Yesterday’s Children Executive Director Jeff Cake at 207-667-3028.