HOUGHTON, Mich. (WLUC) – Michigan Tech University’s Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) is hosting the annual POW/MIA Memorial Run on Oct. 1.
The Arnold Air Society’s Technical Sergeant Robert E. Lamotte Squadron is organising the event.
Students, community members, and anyone who wants to walk or run can join.
Depending on your placement in the run, you can receive prizes automatically entered in a raffle following the run.
All proceeds will go to VFW Post in Hubbell to support the community.
“Hopefully, this year, we get plenty of people running and walking,” said Squadron Leader Lily Bolliger. “So we can get enough donations and entrance fees to give the money to the Hubble VFW, and they can improve their building, help out some of their members, or just improve the community.”
Registration for the race begins at 9:30 a.m. outside the MTU ROTC Building and costs $20 per participant, starting at 11 a.m.
As an added incentive, the first 50 registrants will receive a free t-shirt.
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