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GOTR 2016

Pictured above are the wonderful girls in our school that participated in Girls on the Run5K on May 7th!  Also pictured are our wonderful coaches!

Name:   Girls on the Run

Mission:  To inspire girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum which creatively integrates running. International Website,    Girls on the Run of Northeast Tennessee Website

Meetings:  GOTR will be on Monday and Wednesdays this fall.  We will start in September (2018).

Sponsor:      Ms. Andrea Lowery

Please note that enrollment in the program is voluntary and girls are selected on a first-come, first-serve basis.  Payment must be received in order to secure your daughter's spot in the program.

Volunteers Needed for Girls on the Run 5K - Service Hours

Girls on the Run is gearing up for our spring 5K and it's a COLOR SPLASH 5K!  We are seeking volunteers in serve as course marshals, color splashers, finish line medal distributers, race day registration, pre-registration packet pick-up, water stations, face painters, and post-race refreshments.  This is a fun opportunity to get service hours!

What:  Girls on the Run Color Splash 5K Volunteers  

When:  Saturday, May 11th 

Where:  South Side Elementary, Johnson City, TN

Time:  Varies per post between 7:30 AM - 11:00 AM

How:  Email or text/call Becky Dunkelberger at   phone: 423-946-2234 or visit to sign up

Girls on the Run believes that every girl is inherently full of power and potential and our aim is for every girl to believe this about herself as well.  Through the help of our selfless volunteers, Girls on the Run is changing the narrative about what it means to be a girl.   Visit for more information about our council, mission, vision, and core values.


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