Boys & Girls Club Nets $10,000
The Commodore Hull Thanksgiving Day 5k Road Race Committee held a kickoff ceremony for its sixth annual road race. The race, which benefits the Boys and Girls Club of the Lower Naugatuck Valley was the location for a ceremonial check presentation. Pictured here are some children from the club holding the check for $10,000. l to r Susana Benitez, Brianna Murray, Brian Jalowiec, Devin Mastrio, and Ajha Black. Back row on hand for the presentation were l to r Assistant Race Director Tom Wilson, Executive Director of the Club Jack Ribas and Race Director Glenn Gaetano. In the past five years over $30,000 has been raised for the club. Applications are already being accepted online for this year’s race at http://lnvalley.org/derby/HullRace/index.htm.
Photo by Markanthony Izzo