The Warwick “Girls on the Run” team presented a $625 check to representatives of Beautiful People on Tues., Jun. 12 at the Sanfordville Elementary School. As part of their Community Service project, the team held a bake sale and donated the proceeds to Beautiful People. The sale was held at the entrance to Lewis Park on Sun., Jun. 3.
“Girls on the Run” is a national non-profit whose mission is to inspire girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experienced-based curriculum which creatively integrates running. The program culminates with a 5K that was run on Sun., Jun. 10 at the New York Military Academy in Cornwall, NY.
The team is comprised of girls from Sanfordville Elementary School and the Greenwood Lake Elementary School, along with home schoolers. Beautiful People is a non-profit organization headquartered in Warwick whose mission is to build bridges between children with disabilities and their families and the broader community of Orange County by providing adaptive sports for children and young adults.