The ninth annual Kick-It 5K Run will be held at 1 pm Sunday, April 7 at Shelby Farms Park. The day's program include a one-mile family walk, food, live entertainment, team photos, a survivor ceremony, and an awards ceremony.
The event is the major fundraiser for the Herb Kosten Pancreatic Cancer Charitable Fund, established by his family in order to pay tribute to a man who battled cancer with dignity and courage. The organization's programs include a yearly symposium headlined by nationally recognized leaders in the field of pancreatic cancer, as well as fellowship training for future pancreatic cancer surgeons. It also hosts a monthly support group meeting, providing hope and help for patients and their families.
Those wanting more information should visit www.kostenfoundation.com.