GCSC Foundation Hosts First Annual 5K/Fund Run

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The Gulf Coast State College Foundation is excited to host their first Annual 5K and 1 mile Fund Run on Saturday, September 17, 2022 to kick off the 65th Anniversary for Gulf Coast State College. Registration for the race will begin at 7:00 a.m. Race time will start promptly at 8:00 a.m. with a Fund Run immediately following at 8:30 a.m.

All proceeds of the event will contribute to the Gulf Coast Guarantee, a $700 scholarship awarded to students each semester for their two-year degrees. This scholarship is awarded to high school graduates in Bay, Gulf and Franklin counties who attend Gulf Coast State College the fall semester after they graduate.

Sponsorships for the 5K/Fund Run are available by contacting Erin Keel at 850-872-3815 or [email protected]

To register for the event:
GCSC Foundation First Annual 5K/Fund Run

Event Details:
• Date: Saturday, September 17, 2022
• Time: Reception begins at 7:00 a.m. 5K will start at 8:00 a.m. with the Fund Run immediately following
at 8:30 a.m. (Media advised to arrive at 7:30 a.m.)
• Location: Gulf Coast State College

The Gulf Coast State College Foundation, Inc. is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization dedicated to providing scholarship opportunities and program support for students enrolled at Gulf Coast State College. The Foundation is committed to the belief that every deserving student merits a chance to continue his or her education regardless of cost.

The Foundation, with the support of individuals, businesses, other foundations and grants, has created and endowed more than 750 scholarships. For 52 years, the Foundation has served Gulf Coast State College by donating more than $26 million for scholarship and program support.