The annual Pauline Boylan-Coll 5K run/walk fundraiser will take place on April 7 to benefit the Aisling Irish Center in the Bronx.

On Sunday, April 7, participants and volunteers of all ages will descend on Katonah Avenue in the Woodlawn section of the Bronx to show their support for Aisling Irish Community Center.

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Hundreds of runners and walkers come out every year to support the event which starts and ends at the Rambling House Bar and Restaurant. Walkers, runners, individuals, families, and friends are encouraged to come out – all are welcome.

The 5K event brings over 500 participants, including businesses and teams, in a healthy morning’s run or walk.

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The Annual 5K Walk/Run is held annually in memory of Pauline Boylan-Coll and is a fitting tribute to Pauline. The event provides an opportunity for her friends and the community to honor her happy spirit and bravery, to recall her laughter and friendly personality.

Details for the Pauline Boylan-Coll Memorial 5K walk/run fundraiser:

  • Date: Sunday, April 7, 2019
  • Location: Rambling House - 4292 Katonah Ave, Bronx, NY 10470
  • Registration starts at 8:45 am
  • Race starts at 9:30 am
  • Adults - $30 (Late fee after March 31st - $35)
  • Youth - $15
  • A Dri-Fit Race Shirt with every registration while supplies last

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Your support will fund programs including:

  • Irish Volunteers for the Homeless Feeding Program
  • Senior Citizens’ Programs and Services
  • Foróige – Youth Leadership Program
  • Free Counseling
  • Irish Culture; Language, Dance, and Music
  • Computer Classes
  • Job Center; listings, coaching and resume assistance
  • Accommodation referrals

Registration is open for the Aisling Center’s 5K online! Click the "Sign up" box to register, and the "Donate" box to become a fundraiser.

There are several levels of Sponsorship opportunities available, email sharon@aislingcenter.org for more information.

To find out more about the Aisling Irish Community Center, call the center at 914-237-5121 or email info@aislingcenter.org. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

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Will you be signing up for the Pauline Boylan-Coll memorial 5k fundraiser? Let us know in the comments!

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Runners and walkers will step out on Katonah Ave on April 7Getty