Event in honor of teen DUI victim funds scholarships for local high school students
MALVERN, PA – Registration is now open for the 18 th Annual Elizabeth Ciunci Foundation Butterfly Run, which supports scholarships for students pursuing degrees in early childhood education. The foundation was established in honor of 19 year-old Elizabeth Ciunci, a Great Valley High School student tragically killed in 1999 by a drunk driver on the Schuylkill Expressway.
Funds raised by the foundation support an endowment at Delaware County Community College, scholarships for local area high school seniors, raise awareness of the dangers of drinking and driving, and sponsor community organizations that aid children struggling with learning disabilities – a passion of Elizabeth’s.
This year’s event – the 18 th since Elizabeth’s death – will include a 5k run/walk and a 1 Mile “Fun Walk” and Easter Egg Hung on Saturday, April 20th , 2019.
Members of the media are welcome and encouraged to attend.
Participants wishing to register for the run/walk may visit www.elizabethciuncifoundtion.org for more information.
WHAT: 19 th Annual Elizabeth Ciunci Foundation Butterfly Run
WHEN: Saturday, April 20, 2019 Registration starts at 7:30am 5k Run/Walk starts at 9:00am | 1 Mile “Fun Walk” starts at 9:05am
WHERE: Great Valley High School Phoenixville Pike & Route 401 Malvern, PA 19355
More information available at www.elizabethciuncifoundation.org
CONTACT: Caitlin Ganley 610.209.7770
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This post was written by Tiffany Bellamy