Fourth Annual Jeremy Kane Benefit Run to Raise Funds for Rutgers Veterans

Fourth Annual Jeremy Kane Benefit Run to Raise Funds for Rutgers Veterans



DATE: Sunday,
June 9

TIME: 8:30 a.m.

PLACE: Cherry
Hill High School East; 1750
Kresson Road, Cherry Hill

WHAT: On June 9,
hundreds of people will take to the streets of Cherry Hill to run in honor of a
fallen hero.

The fourth
annual Jeremy Kane 5K Benefit Run will begin and end at Cherry Hill High School
East at 8:30 a.m. All participants are assisting in raising money for the Jeremy
Kane Scholarship Fund, which supports student veterans at Rutgers University.

Kane, a
Cherry Hill resident, was killed by a suicide bomb attack while on patrol in
the Helmand Province in Afghanistan in January 2010. The 22-year-old was a
lance corporal in the United States Marine Corps and was a criminal justice
major at Rutgers–Camden.

Both the
3.1-mile run and the one-mile walk are being co-sponsored by the Rutgers–Camden
Office of Veterans Affairs and the Student Veterans at Rutgers–Camden.

Registration is
$15 or $25 for a family. For more information visit jeremykanebenefitrun.webs.com.

Media Contact: Ed Moorhouse
(856) 225-6759
E-mail: ejmoor@camden.rutgers.edu