Our First Annual 5K Run/Walk Fundraiser in Seattle

11140214_544587952347738_9104993183585980948_o11164904_544587752347758_2844198784655375058_o 11143139_544588225681044_2422239174274122620_oOn Saturday, May 2, at Magnuson Park in Seattle, the Seattle friends of EMERGENCY USA held their first annual 5K run/walk fundraiser to benefit patients at EMERGENCY‘s Salam Center for Cardiac Surgery near Khartoum, Sudan. Participants enjoyed beautiful weather and a raffle after the event with prizes donated by Everyday Athlete in Seattle.

The event raised over $2700, which is more than enough to cover a lifesaving heart valve replacement at the Salam Center. We’d like to extend a big thank you to all of our Seattle volunteers and everyone who participated in the event.

Click here for more information on how to get involved in volunteer activities in your area.

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