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9/11 Commemorative 5K Run/Walk

The City of Graham, NC presented the Second Annual 9/11 Commemorative 5K Event. On Saturday, September 10 was coordinated by Graham Recreation & Parks, City of Graham NC Fire Department, and the Graham Police Department.


Donations were also collected for the Children of Fallen Heroes organization, which provides support and immediate needs for surviving spouses and children of First Responders & Military fallen heroes.


On this day, we commemorated the tragic events of September 11, 2001. A day of a lot of sadness, a day of a lot of bravery, and a day Americans came together. This event brought the community together and included a special opening ceremony to remember this day that will never be forgotten. #NeverForget


Special thanks to the sponsors for their support: Platinum Sponsors: GXO, Wilson Tire Pros & Automotive Gold Sponsors: Adams Towing & Recovery, United States Army, Acucote, part of Fedrigoni Self-Adhesives Silver Sponsors: Things Above, Truliant Federal Credit Union, Triad Foot & Ankle Center Bronze Sponsors: Carolina Farm Credit, Watercourse Apartments

Also, a special thank you to OneBlood's Blood Drive opportunity.

Please check back on Facebook for more pictures from the 5K event...coming soon. Learn more about the 9/11 Commemorative 5K Run/Walk Event at https://www.cityofgraham.com/9-11-commemorative-5k-event/.



Video highlights from Children of Fallen Heroes Video and Photography Program





Last updated Sept 1, 2022

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