Navigation Links
Run Your Buns off in the 26th Annual Schlotzsky's(R) Bun Run(R) Benefitting Austin Sunshine Camps

- City's longest-running 5K scheduled for Sunday, April 13; long-sleeve t-

shirt contest winning design to be revealed -

AUSTIN, Texas, March 26 /PRNewswire/ -- For the 26th year in a row, Austinites will get their buns in gear for the annual Schlotzsky's(R) Bun Run(R), the city's longest-running 5K that hosts a current average of 5,000 competitive runners, casual joggers, walkers, dogs and onlookers of all ages for plenty of fitness and entertainment.

Scheduled for Sunday, April 13 beginning at 7:45 am at South First Street near Auditorium Shores, the 2008 Bun Run is organized by the Young Men's Business League (YMBL), and all proceeds benefit Austin Sunshine Camps, YMBL's program for at-risk and disadvantaged youths. Austin Sunshine Camps' adventure and scholarship programs send kids to camp and teach leadership, team-building and trust, with the ultimate goal of eliminating the high school dropout rate and increasing college participation. The Bun Run raises an average of $50,000 annually for the camps.

This year, race organizers put a different twist on a Bun Run staple by holding the first-ever long-sleeve t-shirt design contest. Voters in the online contest chose from five finalists' creations, and ten random participants received free Bun Run entries. The winning design will be revealed the weekend of the race, with the artist scheduled to receive the $1,000 grand prize during the opening ceremony. The other four finalists each won $100.

Additional events during this year's Bun Run include the pre-race expo from 9 am to 6 pm on Saturday, April 12 and the Lil' Bun Run 1K on the same date at 1 pm, both at Auditorium Shores. For complete details or to register for the 2008 Bun Run, visit . Registration forms are also currently available at local Schlotzsky's locations as well as 24 Hour Fitness and all RunTex stores.

About Schlotzsky's(R)

Since 1971, Schlotzsky's(R) has been the home of The Original(R) toasted sandwich. The menu has evolved with customers' tastes to include the highest quality sandwiches, pizzas, salads, and soups available today. With approximately 365 locations worldwide, Schlotzsky's is the fast-casual choice for a quick, healthful, and fresh dining experience. For additional information and locations near you, visit .

About Young Men's Business League of Austin

Founded in 1913, the Young Men's Business League of Austin (YMBL) is one of the oldest and most respected social service organizations in the city. It enables men to grow professionally by working with others toward a common mission: "To provide programs for deserving children in Austin and the surrounding area, which aid in their professional development and teach the skills necessary to succeed in school and in life. In short, we are a non- profit, non-political organization, dedicated to taking the risk out of Austin's at-risk youth." For more information, visit .

About Austin Sunshine Camps

Established in 1928 by the Young Men's Business League of Austin (YMBL), the Austin Sunshine Camps (ASC) have been providing a safe and nurturing environment for the disadvantaged boys and girls of Central Texas for almost eighty years. Organizers work with the children in summer camps and year-long programs to develop the tools necessary to overcome the variety of difficulties they face in their day-to-day lives. The children are assailed on all fronts from challenges of poverty and family disintegration to the threats of drug and violence. ASC's ultimate goal is to eliminate the high school dropout rate among the at-risk youths they target and increase college participation by these same young men and women to help break the poverty cycle that so often circumscribes the life chances of this often-overlooked group.

SOURCE Schlotzsky's
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Health Fitness to Present at B. Riley & Co. 9th Annual Las Vegas Investor Conference
2. Eric J. Topol, M.D., to Present Late-Breaking Lecture About Advancements in Genomics of Cardiovascular Disease at ACCs 57th Annual Scientific Session
3. Endocare to Present at the B. Riley & Co. 9th Annual Las Vegas Investor Conference
4. AUDIO from Medialink and Pfizer: The 20th Annual American Diabetes Alert Day Reminds Us to Learn if We Are at Risk
5. and Migraine Expert Teri Robert Announce Seventh Annual Migraine and Headache Poetry Contest
6. North American Insurance Leaders, Inc. Announces Results of the Annual Meeting of Stockholders
7. FAAN Brings Food Allergies: Living and Learning to Annual Food Allergy Conference in Baltimore
8. Perrigo Company to Present at the 12th Annual Sidoti Emerging Growth Institutional Investor Forum
9. Video: Could You Be At Risk? American Diabetes Association Sounds the Alert on March 25th - ADAs 20th Annual American Diabetes Alert(R) Day
10. Families Fighting Flu Board Member Speaks at 42nd Annual National Immunization Conference
11. Annual Economic Impact of Chronic Disease on Ohio Economy is $56.8 Billion
Post Your Comments:
(Date:10/13/2015)... Angeles, CA (PRWEB) , ... October 13, 2015 , ... ... To incentivize would-be customers, eMarketing Concepts began a $1 promotion – effectively offering all ... a resounding success, and within weeks the company was flooded with phone calls from ...
(Date:10/13/2015)... ... 13, 2015 , ... The Bill Howe Family of Companies is an award ... and flood remediation services. Family-owned and operated for 35 years, they have maintained value, ... Diego plumber two years in a row from the Union Tribune Reader’s Poll, a ...
(Date:10/12/2015)... , ... October 13, 2015 , ... ... its biannual Heroes in Recovery Awards at Foundations Recovery Network’s Moments of Change ... presented the one-of-a-kind awards to Noah Levine and Dean Dauphinais who exemplify the ...
(Date:10/12/2015)... North Carolina (PRWEB) , ... October 12, 2015 , ... Kevin Costello, winner of the ... North Carolina , embarks today for his dream vacation to Hawaii. , “I didn’t believe ... worked out,” he says. “This contest encouraged me to get to the gym and invest ...
(Date:10/12/2015)... ... 2015 , ... The American Society of Clinical Hypnosis (ASCH) ... and clinical training in a health care discipline. , Many practitioners claim ... losing weight, managing pain, or stopping smoking, etc. Frequently, extravagant statements and guarantees ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:10/12/2015)... LONDON , Oct. 12, 2015 ... eye, it is quite challenging to deliver an ophthalmic drug ... be overcome for a successful ocular drug delivery. These include ... by the lymphatic system of conjunctiva and drug permeation issues ... of the drug, in topical eye drops, is lost due ...
(Date:10/12/2015)... Oct. 12, 2015  The Pharmacy Compounding Accreditation ... Compounding Pharmacy in Costa Mesa ... of the pharmacy,s commitment to meeting and/or exceeding ... --> --> ... --> --> Harbor ...
(Date:10/12/2015)... 2015  MiMedx Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDXG ), ... and patent-protected processes to develop and market advanced products ... Sports Medicine, Ophthalmic, and the Dental sectors of healthcare, ... quarter of 2015, its guidance for the fourth quarter ... $50 million Senior Secured Credit Facility. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: