Save the Date: 1st Annual Gillette Project Semi-colon Scholarship 5K Run/Walk happening May 7th

(Gillette, Wyo.) - Save the Date for the *1st Annual Gillette Project Semi-colon Scholarship 5K Run/Walk* happening *May 7th*. All proceeds from the 5k run/walk will be used to fund the Kaden Simonson Memorial Scholarship, which is used to help CCSD graduates attend college. Project Semi-Colon is a nationwide movement to bring awareness to mental illness, prevention of suicide and take away the stigma that surrounds both. The semi-colon is used in grammar to allow the continuance of a sentence, therefore, the semi-colon is a profound symbol that identifies that an individual chooses to go on with life. *Here are the details *of the 1st Annual Gillette Project Semi-colon Scholarship 5K Run/Walk: - *Distance: *5K Run/Walk - *Divisions:* Runners and walkers of all walks of life are welcome. Registration Fee: $20 per person with t-shirt; $10 per person without t-shirt - *Pre-registration:* You can pre-register between February 19 - May 2nd. Fill out your registartion with payment enclosed and drop off at Save Valley Junior High to Trish Simonson or mail to Trish Simonson at 4575 HighCliff Ave. Gillette, WY 82718. Do not mail cash. Checks only in the mail. Checks should be made out to Kaden Simonson Memorial Fund. You can also email or find it here . - *Race Day Late Registration:* Paintbrush Elementary Schol 7:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. Race will begin and end at Paintbrush Elementary School. The 5K will take place within the vicinity and will be marked with volunteers at check points. *Volunteers:* If you're interested in volunteering, contact Trish Simonson at 307-299-9640 or Ashley Simonson at the YES House - 686-0669 X1521. #sponsored #news #county17 #whatshappening