Join Superintendent Joseph, Sheriff Normand in Supporting 5K & Fun Run Against Bullying

Families Helping Families of Jefferson wants you to be a super hero against bullying by participating in the 5K & Fun Run Against Bullying.

The second annual 5K & Fun Run Against Bullying takes place Saturday, October 1 at Lafreniere Park at 300 Downs Blvd. in Metairie. The honorary co-chairs for this year’s race are Jefferson Parish Public School System Superintendent Isaac G. Joseph and Jefferson Parish Sheriff Newell Normand. The 5K & Fun Run Against Bullying raises awareness and funds to help students, families, educators, and communities address bullying prevention.

The one mile fun run/walk/roll starts at 8 a.m. The 5K starts at 8:30 a.m. Participants are asked to dress up as their favorite super hero. Early registration codes are good until September 18. Click here for more information about awards and registration times. Click here to register for the race.

Along with participating in the event, organizers are offering a number of sponsorship and volunteer opprtunities. Click here to learn more about how you can support this worthwhile event.

The Mission of Families Helping Families of Jefferson is to educate and connect children and adults with disabilities and their families to resources, services, and supports to attend school, work, and thrive in their communities.