Costumed creatures promote 15th Zimbabwe run

Courtesy of Ellen Clark
Ellen Clark, bottom left, and friends promote the upcoming Run for Zimbabwe Orphans and Fair with a Feb. 26 visit to the MVLA Adult Education preschool. Clark is slated to visit Know Knew Books in Los Altos Thursday and the Los Altos main library Friday.

The 15th annual Run for Zimbabwe Orphans and Fair is scheduled noon to 4 p.m. March 23 at St. Joseph Catholic School, 1120 Miramonte Ave., Mountain View.

This year’s proceeds benefits the 92 orphans of the Makumbi Children’s Home in Zimbabwe and construction of the Sister Batsirai Cottage.

The event, headed by Ellen Clark of Los Altos, includes races, T-shirt sales, a Zimbabwe Run Slam Poetry performance, cultural booths and art exhibits.

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