YAKIMA, WA-- Students
at Pacific Northwest University in Yakima are making the community a little bit
they had their annual Student's Run for Life health fair and 5K to educate the
community regarding health.
with local health care providers and set up dozens informational booths inside
north town coffee this morning.
student who helped organize the event said they do this every year to make Yakima
a little bit healthier.
Health Stats being what they are, we wanted to give back in a way that would be
meaningful, and the way to give back, we were hoping to do is the education and
the healthy activities piece of what this event has become," said David
Applebury who help organize the health fair.
collected for the 5K is going to the free clinic at the Union Gospel Mission in
Yakima to help pay for medical supplies and service.
This is all to give back to the community that helped get the school