The Suffolk Y Jewish Community Center will be hosting the 2nd annual Shana Kay 5k Walk/Run in Commack this Sunday.
Shana Kay was a 2004 graduate of Commack High School, tragically died on July 3, 2005, as a result of encephalitis, a virus that causes inflammation of the brain.
The 5K Walk/Run will be to help raise funds for the Suffolk Y JCC's Scholarships fun, as Kay was a Suffolk Y JCC graduate and a camper the facility. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m., with the race start at 8:30 a.m.
The race will start in front of the Suffolk Y and loop through the surrounding neighborhood. Registration is for adults, ages 16 and older, or in family groups of three people or more. A Kid's Run for children age 15 and under will be held following the start of the 5K.
What: 2nd annual Shana Kay 5K Walk/Run
When: 7:30 a.m. Sunday for registration, race start 8:30 a.m.
Where: Suffolk Y Jewish Community Center