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Corporate Hands: Running Events Suupports Wortley Home

Published:Wednesday | October 21, 2015 | 12:00 AM
From left: Alfred Francis, Running Events Limited; Diane Ellis, director; Gary Cole, director of marketing, RJR Group; Robert Hill, town clerk, Kingston and St Andrew Corporation; Johnny Bailey, marketing manager for Hi Lyte; Marva Greig, boardmember of Wortley Home for Girls; Kemesha Francis, brand manager, promotions, Pure Country; and Keith Sangster, board chairman, Wortley Home for Girls, at the cheque presentation.

The Wortley Home for Girls received a $700,000 donation from the proceeds of the Running Events Limited 5K Run/Walk at Emancipation Park on August 16. The 5K was held to raise funds to rebuild the dormitories of the girls' home destroyed by fire months earlier.

Members of Running Events Limited and major sponsors made the presentation on Thursday, September 24.