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Brooke Jackman Race for Literacy

May 14, 2016 @ 7:45 am - 1:00 pm

The Brooke Jackman Foundation’s 11th annual Race for Literacy will be held on Saturday, May 14, 2016 at Theodore Roosevelt Elementary School in Oyster Bay, New York.

This is a family event, with fun activities for all ages.

Entry fees for the 5-K Run/Walk are as follows: $20.00 for those adults who register by May 13, 2016; $25.00 for adults registering on the day of the Race; $10.00 for students under age 18. The 1/4-mile Kids’ Fun Run for Future Olympians (8 and under) is free. All funds raised through this event will support the Brook Jackman Foundation’s children literacy programs, including Brooke’s Cooks, Brooke Jackman Family Literacy Program, Brooke Jackman Library Initiative, and Brooke’s Books which benefit children in need through the New York area.

To register, please click here. Online registration closes Friday, May 13, 2016 at 8:00pm EST.To register on race day, please pick up your numbers, shirts and chips at Theodore Roosevelt Elementary School between 7:45am and 9:15am.

8:45am – Kids’ crafts
9:00am — 1/4-mile Fun Run (free for children aged 8 and under)
9:30am — 5-K Run/Walk

Every entrant will receive a t-shirt and a water bottle.

Brooke Jackman always had a book in her hand, and loved children. Her family honors her with the literacy foundation in her name. Brooke was killed in the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center while working for Cantor Fitzgerald. She was 23.

Theodore Roosevelt Elementary School
150 West Main Street
Oyster Bay, NY 11771

P.O. Box 354
Mill Neck, NY 11765


May 14, 2016
7:45 am - 1:00 pm
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Theodore Roosevelt Elementary School
150 West Main Street
Oyster Bay, NY United States


Brooke Jackman Foundation
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