LOS ANGELES, March 17, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- On Sunday, March 18th, Students Run LA
Students find inspiration, community, and support from their SRLA teammates and public runners that they use in their everyday lives.
"With the help SRLA has given me, I've had the chance to make new friendships and become a leader and helper to those who've I seen struggle as I did when I was younger." - Sandra, Senior, Academia Avance High School
"When I started high school last year, I didn't realize that I needed an outlet for my stress and anxiety. It felt disheartening not having a goal or anything to look forward to Being part of SRLA made completing the marathon one of my biggest goals but it has also led me to set other non running goals for myself." - Maisha, Sophomore, Magnolia Science Academy
Receiving the highest 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, an independent charity watchdog, SRLA is a highly regarded, efficient, and effective non-profit making a lasting impact on youth and participants in Los Angeles. SRLA alumni are more than 63,000 strong and many credit SRLA with instilling lifelong lessons of hard work, commitment, dedication.
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To learn more about Students Run LA, including ways to get involved or become a sponsor, please visit srla.org or contact Naomi at naomi(at)srla(dot)org or 818.654.3360. For any media inquiries, including setting up interview with any participants and sponsors please reach out to Ed Solorzano at ed(at)efpublicrelations(dot)com or 323.810.6403.
About Students Run LA (also found https://srla.org/about-us/our-mission) The mission of Students Run LA is to challenge at-risk secondary students to experience the benefits of goal-setting, character development, adult mentoring and improved health by providing them with a truly life-changing experience: The training for and completion of the Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon. Through this life-changing experience, students discover their best selves and learn how to make plans for the future.
SRLA Objectives To carry out its mission, SRLA has five key objectives:
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