December Dash 5K benefits Issaquah food pantry Saturday

December 9, 2010

NEW — 8 a.m. Dec. 9, 2010

Issaquah High School students have found a way to combine burning calories and fundraising for people in need.

The school’s Associated Student Body invites community members to register for the 5K December Dash. Proceeds benefit the Issaquah Food and Clothing Bank.

The race is scheduled for Saturday at Lake Sammamish State Park. Registration start at 8:15 a.m. and the run starts at 9 a.m.

ASB Health Awareness Liaison Margaret Rauch and Cheer Liaison Sam Mele, both seniors, encouraged runners to bring their dogs with them to the Snow Much Fun Run.

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December Dash helps food bank

December 15, 2008

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David Seligman, of Squak Mountain; Gretchen Dowling, of Mirrormont; and their spouses Heidi Seligman and Steve Dowling (left to right), with dogs both named Tucker, enjoy the spirit of the holidays, giving and running, as they finish the 5K December Dash held Dec. 13 with the start and finish at Issaquah High School. Registration fees of $15 were donated to the Issaquah Food and Clothing Bank, and Costco donated a $250 gift card for the food bank to use. About 84 students, families and friends ran, with 139 total registrations submitted. Photo by Greg Farrar.

Run for your health, community’s health

November 25, 2008

Join Issaquah High School’s students and staff at their first December Dash at 9 a.m. Dec. 3.

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