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33rd Annual Freeze for Food race in Madison on Saturday


MADISON (WKOW) -- Lace up your shoes and get ready to run, walk, or jog for a good cause this weekend at the 33rd Annual Freeze for Food race in Madison.

The Returned Peace Corps Volunteers (RPCVs) of Wisconsin-Madison and Colombia Support Network are co-sponsoring the 5K/10K walk/run on Saturday. The races begin at Vilas Park and continue through the Arboretum.

Over the years, Freeze for Food has raised almost $64,000 for international non-profits that focus on food aid programs. Freeze for Food directly benefits RPCVs and the Columbia Support Network.

On Saturday, participants can begin registering at 11:15 a.m. at Vilas Park Shelter. You can register the day of. 

The 5K race will begin at noon and the 10K race will begin at 1 p.m.

If you would like more information on Freeze for Food or RPCV's of Madison, click here.

If you would like to know more information about the Columbia Support Network, visit the organization's website.

Justin Kohl, the vice president of RPCV's of Madison, and Steve Bray, with the Colombia Support Network, joined us on 27 News at 5 on Friday.

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