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City of Immigrants 5K


Celebrate your heritage and support Charlotte's immigrant communities at the first ever City of Immigrants 5K The 5K Run/Walk & Kids Fun Run will start and finish at Midwood International & Cultural Center in 1817 Central Ave. Charlotte, NC on Saturday, August 18th, 2018 at 6 pm. Join us for a celebration after the race, with music, prizes, games & lots of fun for the whole family! All proceeds will benefit the community-based programs of the Latin American Coalition. The Latin American Coalition is the oldest and largest immigrant rights organization in the region, founded it 1990. LAC is a community of Latin Americans, immigrants, and allies that promotes full and equal participation of all people in the civic, economic and cultural life of North Carolina through education, celebration, and advocacy. The Latin American Coalition envisions a diverse and vibrant North Carolina which embraces, supports and respects people of all cultures and backgrounds.