COLUMBUS, GA - On Saturday, April 24, Wynnton UMC will sponsor and host the Fourth Annual Midtown Classic 5K Run and One Mile Fun Run. The One Mile Fun Run begins at 8:00 am where you may walk or run. The 5K Race begins at 9:00 am.
Wynnton UMC is proud to reside in and support the midtown area in all it's beauty and charm. The race course will begin at Wynnton UMC and run through the Lakebottom area and then return to the Wynnton UMC site. All age groups will participate and awards will be given from ages 0-70+.
The proceeds of this community event will support the Wynnton Neighborhood Network which is a non-profit organization that provides food and other necessities to over 100 families in Midtown Columbus; and Wynnton Neighborhood Housing, a non-profit organization that improves the quality of life through the elimination of substandard housing in the East Wynnton Neighborhood.
Following the race, Wynnton UMC will host an after-race party providing free food and drinks for all participants and their families. The local contemporary Christian rock band will perform.