The third annual Annie D. Jones Child Enrichment Fund 3k Walk was held on Saturday, April 28th.
A total of 42 participates walked the Greenway at Smithfield Community Park raising $1,035 to fund scholarships for disadvantaged children in the East Smithfield Community to allow them to attend summer camp and other recreational and cultural activities.
The Annie D. Jones Child Enrichment Fund is a nonprofit organization designed to provide opportunities for disadvantaged children to attend diverse enrichment activities.
Children have participated in summer camps and other recreational and cultural activities sponsored by Smithfield Parks and Recreation, Morgan’s Gymnastics, Artistry In Motion, Neuse Little Theatre’s Drama Summer Program and private piano lessons, taught by Kerry Clayton.
For more information about the organization visit www.anniedjones.com. Donations are welcomed and are tax deductible.