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Blood, Sweat & Beers 5k Run/Walk, 10 am. Start/Finish at The Walnut Restaurant in Downtown, Des Moines.   Party to follow.  . . . . . .Results.

Tim Mauro
3512 Ingersoll Ave.
Des Moines, Ia 50312
(515) 554-9773
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Both Feet In 5K Walk/Run, 8:00 AM. Starts at 1847 195th St, Jefferson, Iowa

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Remy 5K Run / Walk, 10:30 AM. Takres place at Snow Bunting Lodge in Hickory Grove Park in Colo, Iowa. Proceeds to the Chase Away K9 cancer Foundation.

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Black & Blue Pump and Run, 9:30 AM. Takes place at Ada Hayden Heritage Park (5205 grand St.,, Ames, Iowa. . . . . . .Results.

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DMACC Alumni Association 5K Walk/Run, 8:00 a.m. Starts at the Parking Lot L1, DMACC Ankeny Campus, 2006 S Ankeny Blvd, Ankeny, IA.. . . . . . . . . . .Results.

Breck Danner
DMACC Foundation &
Alumni Association

515-965-7331
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Redline Pump & Run, 8:30 AM. Takes place at Redline CrossFit in Waukee, Iowa.

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Paws in the Park, 8:00 AM. Dogs Welcome! Takes place at Iowa Arboretum, Boone

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Pink Pumpkin 5K Family Run/Walk, 8:00 AM. Takes place at the Osceola Regional Health Center in Sibley, Iowa. Breast Cancer Awareness.

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1

ARC Oktoberfest 6k

Brightside Aleworks, Altoona

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Swiss Valley Trail Races, 5+M, 10+M and 25K, 7:00 AM. Swiss Valley Nature Preserve, Preosta, Iowa Proceeds benefit DCCB for use on enviormental education.

Matthew Jasper

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Broken Toe Trail Run. 9:30 AM. , Stone State Park, 5001 Talbot Rd. Sioux City, IA. . . . . . .Results.

Alison Uhl & Jeff Olson

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GRRRR Great River Road Race 10K & 5K Run/Walk, 8:30 AM. This event takes place in Pikes Peak State Park in McGregor, Iowa. . . . . . .Results.

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Harvest Festival Champagne 5K Run, 9:00 AM. At 205 Main Avenue, Clear Lake, IA.

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John's Baby Steps 5K run /Walk, 8 AM. Starts at Kinnick-Feller Riverside Park, Adel, IA. To promote CPR training and skills through the John Donald Gomke Charity. . . . . . . . .Results.

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Pink Ribbon Run, 8:00 AM. Cancer is expensive. There are costs that add up which are not covered by insurance, including non-medical expenses. Your support is appreciated! Cedar Falls, IA. . . . . . .Results.

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Pumpkinfest 5K Run/Walk, 9:00 PM. Starts at the Jones County Courthouse on Main Street to Wapsipinicon Trail in Anamosa, IA. . . . . . .Results.

Nic Weers

319-462-3561

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Roseanna's 5K Run, 9:30 AM. Roseanna Otto was a loving mother to 3 beautiful little girls. She was an amazing sister, daughter and friend. She was a lover, giver and caretaker. Roseanna was murdered by her abusive ex boyfriend May 27, 2019 in Winterset, Iowa.

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Miles & Memories 5K, West Burlington, IA

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Roundbarn 5K & Fun Run, 9:00 AM. Takes place at Twin Lakes Bible Camp Round in Manson, Iowa.

Sarah or Mark

712-297-7714


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Iowa Walk to D'Feet ALS, Principal Park, Des Moines, IA. , 10 AM. .... . .

 

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Lime Creek Timber Trot 5M Trail Run, Mason City, IA. . . . . . .Results.

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2023

Jr Olympic Cross Country Meet. Valley Youth Running Club. Location: Southwoods Valley Freshman High School, WDM, Iowa

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2

Pi Mile Run, 2:00 PM. Race takes place in front of the College of Design on the Iowa State Univ. Campus.

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2

Fighting Through Kinship 5k, 9:00 AM .Kinship Brewing Company, 255 NW Sunrise DR Waukee Iowa. This race will benefit Can Do Cancer and Bras for a Cause.

Bruce Huckfeldt

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2

Pella in Pink 2 Mile Run/Walk (Supporting Breast Cancer Recovery at Pella Regional Health Center), 8 a.m. West Market Park, Pella Iowa ......

Positively Pella
Jesse at
641-628-6625..
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2

Trojan Way 5K, 5:00 PM. Kick-off STC's 2022 Homecoming week with the Trojan Way 5k! All are welcome at this family event. Proceeds go to the STCHS student council to fund future projects aimed at giving back to the school and community. Takes at 1715 Harding Street, Tama, IA.

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Columbus Day 5K Run/Walk, Chaugauqua Park, Columbus Junction, IA.

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Winterset Covered Bridge Run, 8:45 AM. This event takes place in Winterset IA. This year honoring the Cutler - Donahoe Bridge. Put on by the Rotary to benefit the City Park Maze. Has been a Oct. annual race for many years. Family Team Comp; Father-Son, Mother-Son, Father-Daughter,, Mother-Daughter, Brothers-Sisters, Spouses. Grandparent-Grandchild. . . . . . .Results.

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Princeton 5K, 7:00 PMM. This event takes place in Downtown Princeton, Iowa. Race begins and ends near Go Fish Marina Bar and Grill. Proceeds from the event will benefit Princeton Recreation Trails, Inc. non-profit to provide a safe, off road trail for all to enjoy and connect with nature.

Judy Herman

563-271-8519

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MVRBC Corpuscle Shuffle 5K & 1M, 8:00 AM. Takes place at MVRBC Headquarters in Davenport Iowa. . . . . . .Results.

Emily Shenk-Demay

563-823-3966

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Harvest Half Marathon and 10K, 8:00 AM. The start and finish line is located at the All Seasons Center, 770 7th St NE, Sioux Center, IA, for both the half marathon and 10K. All finishers will receive an awesome Harvest Half medal! However, those registering after September 22 are not guaranteed a medal on race day. . . . . . .Results.

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8

River Bandits Race to Home 5K, 9:00 AM. Modern Woodmen Park, Davenport, IA. . . . . . .Results.

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8

Bone 5K Dash & Monster Mile, 10:00 AM Takes place on the Lake McBride Trail, Solon, Iowa. Help raise awareness and support for pediatric patients battling rheumatic diseases.

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8

Backbone Trail Run, 9:00 AM. Starts at the At Backbone Beach Lodge, Strawberry Point, IA

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8

The Driftless Half Marathon, Relay, and 5k Run/Walk, 7:30 am. Takes palce in Lansing, IA. . . . . . .Results.

Amanda Hess

PO Box 193
Lansing, IA. 52151
(563) 568 - 1493

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Carl's 5K, 10:00 AM. Takes place at Iowa Farm Sanctuary, 1696 250th St NW, Oxford, IA. Carl was the first cow ever rescued by Iowa Farm Sanctuary. Celebrate Carl's Life! . . . . . .Results.

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8

Out Run the Stigma, 9:00 AM. This 5K fun run/walk will be held at Ottumwa Park and will begin at the Jimmy Jones Shelter, Ottumwa, IA. Southern Iowa Mental Health Center is on a mission to "Outrun the Stigma" of mental health disorders. Join the fun and celebrate mental health awareness!

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West Hill Brewing Company 5K Run, Indianola, IA

 

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Empower House Spooktacular 5K Run/Walk, 10:00 AM. Takes place at Quilan Court in Davenport, Iowa. Part of the Fall Festival.

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Mellon Sisters Race Against Violence, 7:30 a.m. Heritage Trail (starting at Heritage Pond off Rupp Hollow Road), Dubuque, Iowa. Used to raise money for the Dubuque/Delaware Coalition Against Domestic Violence Assistance Fund.... . . Results

Mark Clemens
1550 Douglas St.
Dubuque, IA 52001
563-451-2064

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8

Willis Dady Run & Ride Festival: 5K, 10K & Bike Crawl, 8:00 AM. Prairie Creek fishery, Cedar Rapids, IA. . . . . . .Results.

Stephanie Harris,
319-360-4933

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Columbus Day 5K Run & 1.5 M fun Run/Walk, 8:30 AM. Enjoy the Columbus Day Festivities in scenic Columbus Junction, IA. See the Historic Swinging Bridge & one of the best small town parades in Iowa. All proceeds go to the Columbus Community Club.

Brian Cummings
319-850-2258

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Elevate Festival 5K, Des Moines, IA. The Elevate Festival packs a 5K, Yoga + Meditation all into one uplifting day, elevating you to the next level. This event not only benefits your mind, body, and spirit, it also benefits cancer survivors and caregivers through the work of Above + Beyond Cancer.

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9

Iowa Trail Series, Annett Nature Center, 8:00 AM. 5K & 10K in nature, South of Indianola, 15565 118th Ave, Indianola, IA. . . . . . .Results.

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9

The Blazing 5, 8 AM. Welcome to the fastest 5k in the Midwest. Open to all! Prize money! FREE ENTRY for time qualifiers of; M/ 14:30. W/ 20:00. Takes place on a FLAT & FAST closed loop in Watwr Warks Park, Des Moines, Iowa. . . . . . .Results.

Tyson

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Especially for You, Women's 5K Run & Walk,
1 mile family walk for Breast Cancer, 8AM. Cedar Rapids, IA..
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800/626-6826 or 319-398-6821.
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North Shore Distance Classic, Solon, IA. The North Shore Distance Classic (formerly the Indian Summer Distance Classic) is a 10 mile and 4 mile race held on the North Shore of Lake MacBride in Solon, IA. . . . . . .Results.

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9

History Hustle - RUN Nevada Race Series 5K, Race starts and finishes on Main St. in Nevada, Iowa.

Dane Nealson

329-331-6014

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Jr Olympic Cross Country Meet. Johnston Track Club. Location: Johnston High School. Johnston. Iowa

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Mines of Spain 100, 100M, 100K Trail Run. 8:00 AM. 1700 S. Grandview Ave., Dubuque, IA

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15

Alma Mater 5K, 9:00 AM. West Des Moines, IA. Race at Raccoon River Multi-Use Trail in West Des Moines. The course is a crushed rock/asphalt nature trail around the entire lake Come rep Iowa, Iowa State, Nebraska, Drake, BYU, Utah, Utah State, your high school, elementary, day care or any other institution.

Lee Prince

713-824-7501

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15

Pink Run N'Rally 5K Run/Walk, 11:30 AM. Take place at Bar Raising Fitness, 775 6th St. N.W., Dyersville, Iowa, fun, food, games, Breast Cancer Awareness!

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15

Washburn Classic I.A.T.C. State-Wide Middle School/Jr. High Meet, 10:30 AM. Washburn Classic is Ankeny Centennial High School, at 2220 NW State St., Ankeny, Iowa . . . ......

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Eric Cogdill

515-450-0699

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Joetown Classic 5K Run/Walk, 9:30 AM. Part of the IMS Homecoming & Alumni Family Weekend. Race starts and finishes at the Iowa Menonite School.. ....... .

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Mighty Maddy Monstar 5K & 1M Dash, 10:00 AM. Takes place at the Indianola HighSchool in Indianola, Iowa.

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15

The Sullivan Brothers 5K & 10K, 9:00 AM. This race takes place at the Sullivan Brothers Veterans Museum. 503 South St, Waterloo, Iowa..... .

Sara Nefzger

319-234-6357

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15

Once Upon a 5K, 9:30 AM. Takes place at the Aspen Grove Cemetary Assn., 2043 Sunnyside Ave. Burliington, IA. Burlington Totary Club to support the childrens literacy program for area children.

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Jr Olympic Cross Country Meet. Twin Lake Tri Club Location: Pocahontas. Iowa

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Des_Moines Marathon.& Half Mara . . .. . .. . . .Results..-

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Team Breast Friends 5K Rack Run / Family Fun Run, 10:00 AM. Terry Trueblood Recreation Area 4213 Sand Rd SE, Iowa City, IA. Team Breast Friends is a local group of friends dedicated to bringing awareness and support to those affected by breast cancer. Through your participation in this event you will not only have a super fun time but you will also allow our team to accomplish our mission of assisting those in need.

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Superhero Heart Run 5K, Des Moines,, 2:00 PM. A nationwide 5k run experience to raise widespread awareness, support, and funding for Congenital Heart Defects! Raccoon River Park, 2500 Grand Ave, West Des Moines, IA . . . . . .https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl.

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Hawk Watch 5K Run/Walk, 9:00 AM. Starts at the Hitchcock Nature Center at Honey Creek, IA.

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Zombie Run 5K, 6:00 PM. The Zombie Run is a fun 5K, where participants avoid zombies and brave the trails of the Grimes Farm & Conservation Center, 2349 233rd. St.Marshalltown, IA.

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Nathan's Miles Glow Fun Run, 6:15 PM. Takes place at the Vinton Shellsburg High School in Vinton, IA. Proceeds provide scholarship funds for graduating seniors.

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Yippee-Ki-Yay Trail 50K, Half Marathon & 5 Mile, 8:00 AM. The start & finish of this event is at the Iowa West Foundation Trail Head Park, Council Bluffs, Iowa. Takes place on the Wabash Trace Nature Trail. . . . . .Results

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Geode Genesis Trail Challenge 7.3M, 5K Trail Race, 9:00 AM. Danville, IA

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Fletcher's 5K, 8:00 AM. Takes place at Ada Hayden Heritage Park in Ames, IA. Proceeds go to the Fletcher Foundation.

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Nothing Runs Like a Deere, Des Moines. John Deere Company run

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Halloween Hustle 5K, 9:00 AM. Takes place at the Cherokee fitness Center in Cherokee, Iowa. Proceeds go to the Cherokee Special Olympics Team and the MMCRU Special Olympics Team.

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Run for the Roses, 5K & 10K,
an Ames tradition. Event takes place at the ISU Hansen Center, 2508 Mortenen Rd. . 5K at 9 AM, Kids' Fun Runs at 9:30 AM, 10K at 10 AM .... . . Results.

Don Muff

Roman Lynch
515-231-9995

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CBRC Pumpkin Dash 8K & 4K Run / Walk, 9:30 AM. 4K Competitive Walk, Take place on Credit Island in Davenport, Iowa.

John Parker

563-508-2889

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RUN FOR THE SCHOOLS

 

1/2 Mara, 10K, 5K, 1M, 1/2M. Iowa City, IA. . ....https://www.facebook.com/ProjectRunLocal?ref=hl . . . . Results .

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PO Box 3148
Iwa City, IA. 52240

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Hot Cider Hustle Half Marathon, 10K & 5K, 8:30 AM. Cedar Rapids, IA.

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Hawkeye Fallout 50K, 25K & 10K Runs, 7:45 AM. Takes place around McBride Lake in a clockwise direction. All races start at Timber Dome Lodge in Solon, Iowa.

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To Grandmother's House We Go Trail 5K, 10K & 15K Runs, 9:00 AM., The race takes place at Browns Woods in West Des Moines, Iowa. Severe single and double track with roots, rocks and ruts..Race produced by the Capital Striders Turkeys.. . .

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Equalizer 6 Hour & 24 Hour Runs, Gray's Lake, Des Moines, IA. A 1.91 mile essentially flat loop, lighted asphalt path, scenic, circling Gray's Lake (loop includes 1300 foot lighted bridge crossing the lake) with splendid views of downtown. You get an age and gender-based Equalizer in addition to your actual distance. Awards 1st 10 places. This is a fun, low-key event. . . ..... . . . . .Results.

Chris Zepp

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Blazing the Trails 5K Trail Run/Walk, 9:00 AM. Takes place at Lake View Camp inTracey, IA. Untimed event.

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Village Zombie "downhill" Run 5K, 10:00 AM. Also a costume contest. Meet at the Village of East Davenport to be bused to the start. Race begins at Duck Creek Park and finishes at the Village of East Davenport, IA. Buses

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Boos & Brews 5K, 12PM. Fox Brewing, 102 S. 11th St., West Des Moines, IA.

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Miles in the Maize 10K & 5K, 10:00 AM. This event takes place in a Corn Maize and Pumpkin Patch in eastern Iowa. Beautiful Fall scenery make it a fun time for all ages. Shirts are not guarenteed if registered after 10/23. Located at the Colony Pumpkin Patch in North Liberty, Iowa.

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Iowa State Blue Sky 5K Benefitting LSI, 10:00 PM. Event takes place at 429 Alumni Lane in Ames, IA. Proceeds support Lutheran Services of Iowa.

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Haunted Heritage Trail 5K, 2:00 PM. This event takes place at 2020 Beltline Rd.. Dyersville, IA. Also Virtual option. As you run the 3.1 miles through the trail monsters, ghosts, zombie, etc will try to infect you with their deadly disease by stealing your flag. Think you can survive the run? Each runner receives an t-shirt, race bib, shoe chip and 2 health flags. All proceeds go to the Brown's Hometown Victory Foundation, in an effort to support the Reading 4 A Reason Program.

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