Southlake People can run alongside military personnel and raise money to make service members’ dreams come true.
Del Frisco’s will hosts its first Run With The Soldiers 5K on Nov. 8 at Bicentennial Park.
There are several race options including a 1 mile for children, sponsoring a soldier to run and a timed 5K. Runners can also pay $40 to run cadence with soldiers from military branches including Army, Navy, Marines and Air Force.
All proceeds from the 5K will go to Operation Once in a Lifetime, a non-profit that fulfills wishes for soldiers.
Patrick Sowers, Operation Once in a Lifetime president, said the group fulfills the needs and wishes of all military members. He said that can very from someone asking to go to a Cowboys game to helping others pay for bills or keep their homes.
“If you were ever in the military we are here to help,” Sowers said.
Those interested can register online at dfrg.com/5k.