The mission of Girls on the Run is to inspire girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum which creatively integrates running. Girls meet and train twice a week from 4 – 5:30 March – May. The program culminates with a 5K run with participants from across the region. Volunteers are needed to assist with training. No experience or running ability needed!
Breckinridge-Franklin Elementary, located on Payne Street in the Irish Hills neighborhood, is the closest Title 1/high need elementary school to Christ Church, with roughly 85% of the students considered low income. Christ Church has made a long-term commitment to this school and serve the students in a variety of ways.