The Gamma Eta Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. in partnership with the Ivy
Foundation, Inc. and the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank is pleased to announce our inaugural
Changing and Advancing Nutrition Now (CANN) 5K Race. The goal of the inaugural CANN 5K
Race is to promote awareness of childhood hunger and to raise money for college scholarships
for high-school students in the Greater Baton Rouge Community. The CANN 5K Race will take
place on May 30, 2015 at the North Boulevard Town Square in downtown Baton Rouge.
The Gamma Eta Omega Chapter has been promoting service in the Greater Baton Rouge
Community since 1940. Through annual service projects focused on Health Awareness,
Academic Success, Leadership Training, Global Poverty, Economic Security and Social Justice,
including Human Rights and Domestic Violence, we have been able to expand our impact
across the city and continue our mission of “Service to All Mankind for more than seventy-five
The Gamma Eta Omega Chapter and our philanthropic entity, The Ivy Foundation, Inc. is proud
to partner with the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank. We value their mission to feed the hungry
in Baton Rouge and the surrounding parishes by providing food and educational outreach
through faith-based and other community partners.
Please visit http://secure.cajuntiming.com/cann-5k/ and sign up now!
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