Almost 500 participants showed up at the Williamsport YMCA Thanksgiving morning to take place in the third annual Pie Day 5k run/walk. They were there for charity, as well as to burn off the countless calories awaiting them in their immediate futures.
Results are as follows:
Cecilia Fink, now a Junior at Williamsport Area High School is the event's founder and host. Cecilia is the owner of Be Boldly You, and this years Pie Day 5k raised almost $15,000.
All profits will be donated to K’s for Cancer and the Livestrong Cancer Survivor Program at the YMCA. K’s for Cancer was established by Rex Hilton in memory of Justin Flannery Hilton, raising money to provide direct and immediate support to cancer patients and their families here in Lycoming County.
The first place winners in each division and age group were awarded pies. The pies were made by the culinary students of Williamsport Area High School.