Race for Success set for Saturday, March 5 at LMU, Community Support Day at Whole Foods Playa Vista

Race for Success. Hundreds of runners and community members will convene on the campus at Loyola Marymount University on Saturday, March 5 starting at 8 a.m. for the annual Race for Success. The 5k run/walk is the largest local fundraiser for education and all of the proceeds from the event are divided between schools that participate in the race. The school with the most participants will take home the Hannon Spirit Award and an extra cash prize. After the run, participants and visitors are invited to attend the community expo, featuring booths from local businesses and nonprofits.

Sponsors of this years event include the William H. Hannon Foundation, LMU, the Drollinger Family Charitable Foundation, Jane St. John, Planet Bravo, the HomeTown News and the Westchester Family YMCA.

To help raise even more money for local schools, stop by Whole Foods Playa Vista on Thursday, March 10 for a Community Support Day benefiting the Race for Success.

During the all-day fundraiser, 5% of purchases will benefit the Race for Success Education Foundation, which supports local schools. There is no need to mention the promotion or provide a coupon.

Whole Foods Playa Vista is located at 12746 Jefferson Blvd. in Playa Vista.