Baylor Medical Center of Waxahachie has joined forces with the Education Foundation for Waxahachie ISD’s first annual Legacy Run, slated for Saturday, Oct. 8. 

The Legacy Run will feature a 5K course and One Mile Fun Run/Walk that will begin and end at the newly renovated Lumpkins Stadium.  

Participants may register up to the day of the race for a fee of $30 for adults.  The student price is $10.

“We are extremely pleased to have Baylor Medical Center of Waxahachie as one of our gold sponsors,” stated Dr. Stephanie Singleton, 2011 Run Chairman.  “Our event, which will raise monies for dual credit scholarships for WHS students and grants to WISD teachers, is also designed to promote health and fitness. 

“Baylor’s commitment to our cause is a great partnership as it is a family friendly event that promotes health and fitness as well as education.  It just doesn’t get any better than that,” she added.

Runners and walkers may register and pay online, by mail, or in person. To register and pay for the race online, visit the newly released Legacy Run website by visiting www.wisdlegacyrun.org.   

Participants also have the option of downloading a race registration form and mailing it to the Education Foundation or stopping by the Waxahachie ISD administration building located at 411 N. Gibson Street.

The Education Foundation for Waxahachie ISD is a 501 c(3) non-profit organization whose primary purpose is to raise funds for innovative instructional grants and dual credit scholarships.  Since its’ inception in 1999, the foundation has awarded more than $135,000 in grants and scholarships to Waxahachie ISD.  For more information on the Education Foundation for Waxahachie ISD or to make a donation, call 972.923.4631