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James River Hike to help Richmond School students get moving for the summer


RICHMOND, Va.(WRIC)–DEON Intervention Inc. is sponsoring an 6.5 mile James River Hike to encourage RPS students to be active and appreciate the beauty of their city.    The hike starts and ends at the Nickel Bridge Parking area.   The hike on Saturday, June 15th is open to all RPS Middle and High School students.   They need to register ahead of time if they want the T-shirt and $25 gift card they can earn for completing the hike.   DEON is also looking for volunteer guides to help out with the hike.  You can learn more about the event and sign up here. The event is being sponsored by Ellwood Thompson’s local market, Richmond Raceway, Geoff McDonald & Associates, River City Comprehensive Counseling and The Coleman Institute.  

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