Superheroes Unite Saturday For Balin

THE JOURNAL-NEWS
Though costumes were not mandatory, they were encouraged at the third annual Balin Robbins Memorial Superhero 5K fun run and walk on May 13 at Lake Hillsboro. Dressed as their favorite superheroes for the race, from the left are Jerry and Missy Waters, Chloe Hall and Shawna Jones.
The third annual Balin Robbins Memorial Superhero 5K fun run and walk was held on Saturday morning, May 13, at Lake Hillsboro.

All proceeds from the event will go to support four $500 scholarships to 2017 Hillsboro High School graduates. Besides raising funds for scholarships, the event is held to promote organ and tissue donations through the Gift of Hope Organ and Tissue Donor Network.

Each participant received a packet that included a brochure on organ and tissue donations, lip balm, an ink pen and a purple Gift of Hope bracelet.

The Gift of Hope Organ and Tissue Donor Network is a not-for-profit organization that coordinates organ and tissue donation and educates the public about donation in Illinois and northwest Indiana. Continue reading
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