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Next Gen South Hosting Charity Race Benefitting Fund at DCF

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The Next Generation: Southern Delaware (Next Gen South) will host the 2023 Chase for Charity 5k on Saturday, Oct. 28 at 9 a.m. at Killen’s Pond State Park (5025 Killens Pond Road, Felton, DE 19943). 

The Chase for Charity is a friendly 5k run or walk. 100% of the proceeds fund Next Gen South’s grant focus: addiction treatment, family support services, and homelessness prevention. This fun community event is a great way to get outside into one of Delaware’s beautiful state parks while supporting the most vulnerable communities in Kent and Sussex Counties.  

To register for the 2023 Chase for Charity, visit Registration opens at 7 a.m. with the race starting at 9 a.m. Day-of registration will also be available.  

Next Gen South is a giving circle of the DCF, created and led by young professionals living and working in Kent and Sussex Counties. Since its inception, Next Gen South has awarded more than $100,000 in support of initiatives that address underlying social challenges faced by the most vulnerable Delawareans in Kent and Sussex Counties.  

2023 Chase for Charity 5k 
Saturday, Oct. 28, 2023 
Registration Begins: 7a.m. 
Race Start: 9 a.m. 
Killens Pond State Park