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Atlanta Fire Stations 16 and 19 Host the 6th Annual FireED Up! Run/Walk for Higher Education | Community Spirit

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Atlanta Fire Stations 16 and 19 Host the 6th Annual FireED Up! Run/Walk for Higher Education

Atlanta, GA--  Atlanta Fire Rescue Department Fire Stations 16 and 19 are hosting the annual 5k race to help give scholarships to graduating seniors of Washington and Grady High Schools.

Through hosting the Christmas party at Fire Station 16, and the FirEd Up! 5K Race at Fire Station 19 many children have benefited from what have become anticipated annual events for the department. Since its inception the 5k race has awarded 30 scholarships, worth $500 each, to deserving students.

Fire stations 16 and 19 are sponsoring this event in partnership with Kroger, Phidippides Atlanta, Weaver and Woodbury, Atlanta Metro Lions Club, and Advantage Laser Products. It takes place Saturday, September 18th at 8:30 a.m.; Number and t-shirt pick up at 6:30 a.m.

 

The run/walk starts at Fire Station 19 located at 1063 North Highland Avenue, NE, Atlanta, GA 30306

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