For further information contact:
Kim or Debbie: 801-466-5565
UTAH INDEPENDENT LIVING CENTER
HOLDS 18th ANNUAL 5K “RUN AND ROLL” RACE
Saturday, September 13th, The Utah Independent Living Center (UILC) will hold its 18th Annual 5K “Run and Roll”. The race will begin at 9:30 AM with registration at 8:30 AM at the Redwood Recreation Center (3060 S. Lester St. (1595 W.) in West Valley) and chart a course down Lester St. to West Parkway Ave. Proceeds from the 5 K will go toward continuing UILC’s 26 year tradition of increasing the independence of people with disabilities. UILC is a private non-profit, non-residential agency that provides independent living skill training to people with disabilities in order for them to live more independently in their comminutes. UILC teaches classes such as cooking and nutrition, communications skills, financial management, and public transit usage. Other services include recreation, deaf enhancement, assistive technology (AT), nursing home transition and diversion, an AT Loan Bank, and a youth program. UILC provides information, advocacy, public awareness, and education on disability issues. Race pre-registration, before September 13, is 15 dollars. Registration on the day of the race is 20 dollars. The registration fee includes t-shirt and all present are entered into a post-race prize drawing. For more information, call Kim or Debbie at 466-5565 or visit www.uilc.org.