The Millburn-Short Hills Chapter of American Red Cross will once again be holding a 5k Run/Walk for Life on Sunday, December 5, 2010 at 10 AM. The event will begin on Brookside Drive and Glen Ave. Proceeds from the race will support Red Cross programs and services, including, but not limited to disaster relief, medical transportation, and delivery of meals-on-wheels for seniors, local food pantry and community blood banks.

The 5K certified course which is a NJ Grand Prix Event (500pts) will be held rain or shine with a Children's Fun Run beginning at 9:30 AM. Registration Fees are $2 for the Childrens' Fun Run; $12 for Children 15 and under; $20 by November 26th (USATF members $2 discount); and $25 after November 26th. Registration for the event is being handled through The Sneaker Factory. Applications can be printed from the Red Cross website at,, and Sneaker Factory, 308 Millburn Avenue.

T-Shirts will be given to all 5K Pre-Registrants and Post-Registrants while supplies last.

To find out how you can be supporter for this family event, please call the chapter at (973) 379-4198 or log on to the chapter website at