Pro Football Hall of Fame running back and Buffalo Bills legend Thurman Thomas, his wife Patti and their daughter Annika will serve as honorary chairpersons for The Buffalo Superhero 5K Race and Wellness Walk on June 9. The 6:30 p.m. event is at St. George's Church in Delaware Park and is hosted by Compeer of Greater Buffalo (Compeer) and the Mental Health Association of Erie County (MHA).
The goal of the race is to help children who struggle with emotional issues and/or have endured neglect, mental or physical abuse. Proceeds from the event will benefit mentoring programs and services at Compeer and Mental Health Association of Eric County.
Go to www.buffalosuperherorace.com to register or for more information.