Helping Hands, Oct. 9

5K Run Saturday at Shanley Park

will benefit Joseph’s Locker

A 5K fundraiser is planned Saturday to benefit Joseph’s Locker, a food and clothing outreach ministry.

The Joseph’s Locker 5K begins at 7 a.m. at Shanley Park, 222 N. Travis St. Entry fee includes a T-shirt. Pre-registration is $20 before Sept. 21, or $25 after. The fee on race day is $30.

Online registration is at

For more information about the race, call Melanie Graft at 817-676-3889 or email [email protected]

Joseph’s Locker provides assistance with food, clothing and household supplies. The nonprofit organization has a new location at 1612 Weatherford Highway, Suite 100.

Articles should be submitted at least two weeks prior to the event for consideration in the Helping Hands column in the Hood County News. Email information to [email protected]