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Atlanta, GA, United States, 2013/06/18 - Monies raised will help ‘run’ Alpharetta Rotary Club’s continued support and involvement in local community and international projects - AlpharettaRotary.com / LexisNexis.com.
LexisNexis® Risk Solutions today announced the company will be the presenting sponsor for the Alpharetta Rotary Mayor’s Challenge 5K race on Aug. 17 in historic downtown Alpharetta. For the past 17 years, the Mayor’s Challenge has allowed the city and Rotary of Club of Alpharetta to come together with neighbors to raise money for the Rotary Club’s continued support and involvement in a large number of local community and international projects.
LexisNexis will partner with the Rotary Club of Alpharetta for the Mayor’s Challenge to help magnify the impact of its annual event and give back to the Alpharetta community.
"Giving back to the community through involvement and service is part of the DNA of LexisNexis," said Don Welsko, executive vice president, human resources, LexisNexis. "As an Alpharetta-based company, we are proud to partner with the city, the business community and the residents of Alpharetta to participate in a fun event, while helping to raise money for local charities."
"We are excited to welcome LexisNexis as our presenting sponsor for the 2013 Mayor’s Challenge and are looking forward to a tremendous event, as we raise much needed dollars and awareness of local and global projects. This is going to be a ‘can’t miss’ event for runners and non-runners alike," said Alpharetta Rotary board member, Eric Douglas.
The charity run/walk and fun event will take place in the heart of historic downtown Alpharetta starting at 6 pm. with a range of festive activities for the whole family. The free Kids Fun Run will begin at 7 pm. with the 5K race beginning at 7:30 pm. The night includes Food Trucks, a Concert, Sponsors Expo and exciting activies for the entire family. For more information or to register, visit mayorschallenge.com.
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Rotary Club of Alpharetta The Rotary Club of Alpharetta (alpharettarotary.com) is celebrating its 30 year anniversary. Its membership is comprised of men and women representing a broad base of civic, business and professional leaders in our community. Rotarians are committed to making our community, both locally and worldwide, a better place for all of us to live with a philosophy of "Service Above Self!".