Friday, September 07, 2012

Charity 5K walk set for Sept. 30.

Courtesy City of Milton

Milton-based Children's Charities, Inc. (formerly Milton Friends of Children's Healthcare) is holding a 5K walk Sunday, Sept. 30 at Roswell's Garrard Park to raise money for the fight against Ectodermal Dysplasia, a genetic affliction.

Registration includes a free T-shirt.

Ectodermal dysplasias are inherited disorders that involve defects in the hair, nails, sweat glands and teeth. There are more than 150 different types of the disorder, and medical professionals estimate seven in every 10,000 babies is afflicted.

Garrard Park is located at 8000 Holcomb Bridge Road in Roswell (click here for directions).

For more information on this event, call 404-217-4643 or visit the walk's Facebook page.

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