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Man Routes 100-Mile Run Securing Health Care for Inner-City Children
Date:5/8/2008

n distracted with sickness, illness and without basic health care," said the principal.

There are 1.2 million uninsured children in California; 70% qualify for coverage but are not enrolled. Harper seeks to raise enough to sponsor a child's program premium, assist the family with the enrollment and establish a transport system to appointments.

The Extra Mile Run routes Harper around Sacramento and finishes at Oak Ridge Elementary, the school where he has volunteered for four years.

"We care about kids. Others do, too. Taking on the health care issues of an inner-city school can be done anywhere. It creates a tipping point of compassion," said Harper.

The run will raise awareness and funding, to sponsor a child's program premium, assist the family with the enrollment process, and establish a transportation system to appointments.

For more information, please contact:

Jason Harper

916-284-4431

Jasonh@charactercombine.com

http://www.extramilerun.com

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SOURCE Equal Start Presents: The Extra Mile Run
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