Young Life seeking donut lovers, runners for 5K fundraiser

Rose Klaiber
Of The Spirit

On your mark, get set, go, but don't forget to grab a donut on your way. A donut and a race are what to anticipate if you participate in the third annual Indiana County Young Life Donut Dash this Saturday, April 16, at Mach Park in Indiana County.

For those asking why donuts have anything to do with the race, it's because Bryan Fries, Young Life organizer, can’t get enough of them.

"I love donuts," Fries said. "But seriously, we wanted to make the 5K as accessible as possible for every person, and we thought one of the best ways to communicate that was to bring two things together — donuts and running — that people don't normally associate with each other.

Read the full story in Monday's print edition of The Spirit.