Thursday, June 25, 2015

#Hangry5K: Angry for the Hungry Run in Columbus, Ohio

The hashtag #Hangry5K combines two adjectives: hungry and angry. And it also made for an attemtion-grabbing slogan for a 5-kilometer race that started at Sharon Woods Metro Park in Columbus, Ohio, on June 20, 2015.  "There are people in central Ohio who live with hunger and we are angry about it," said organizers of the event. "That is why we are “Running Cause We’re Hangry.”

Participants paid a registration fee to run, with all proceeds donated to local food banks in Columbus, including Heart to Heart pantry at First Community Church. Runners were also asked to make a donation of non-perishable food item.

So how did they do?  
Here is the answer:

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