5k and 1-mile fun run, $25 to enterDay-of registration opens at 8:30 amFamily Friendly event in Franklin Park - get active for a good cause! Supports Playworks, an incredible JP non-profit that brings PLAY back to the playground at low-income elementary schools!See More
"Hi Angie! Nice to hear from you! Thanks for finding me :) We'll have to connect on purpose more to let the pups play, they were so cute the other day with the syncronized stalking!
Talk to you soon..
Come run (or walk) to support a JP-based non-profit, and join us in providing 10,000 kids in 27 low-income schools across Boston, Cambridge and Revere daily opportunities for safe, meaningful play! Our 5K and 1 mile fun run in Franklin Park are a fun and inclusive way for runners of all ages and abilities to get some exercise and support a great cause! WARNING, you can expect a lot of random people cheering you on and giving you HIGH 5’s!
"So glad I found you here! I'm Lupe's owner... not sure if we ever exchanged names but Melony (Kima's owner) told me yours. =) I hope we run into each other more with the dogs as they love each other so much!"
Show your support for Playworks by running or volunteering at our First Ever 5K Run for Recess!Playworks (formerly Sports4Kids) is a national nonprofit organization, with its Metro-Boston office located in Jamaica Plain. The Playworks program supports learning in low-income elementary schools by providing safe, healthy and inclusive play and physical activity to schools at recess and throughout the entire school day.A $20 registration fee will get you a spot in the race, a super-sweet T-shirt,…See More
Donate a bike, volunteer, ride the Bike-A-Thon, get involved! Youth bike programs, a full-service Bike Shop, and international development in Ghana, Tanzania, South Africa, Guatemala, and Nevis Island.
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So glad I found you here! I'm Lupe's owner... not sure if we ever exchanged names but Melony (Kima's owner) told me yours. =) I hope we run into each other more with the dogs as they love each other so much!
We're glad you joined us on Jamaica Plain's soundboard for voices and springboard for action!
As you've heard, there have been a bunch of muggings happening around lately and we could sure use your help to get the word out to arm our neighbors with safety tips. Please see our SafeWalk group - for details.
We also need help running the network, please check out the Community Advocates group for roles that need to be filled and also check out the JP Volunteers group to find out what other organization in JP need help with.
While the focus at the moment is about keep and eye for each other and prevent crime, about 95% of what happens on this network is that we do fun stuff with and for each other. Please read, post, reply, think about, share, attend, and create anything you wish - if something does not exist that you want START IT!