Family Service Association of Northeastern Pennsylvania (FSA NEPA) and members of the Pauly Friedman 5K Family Walk/Run met recently to organize the fifth anniversary race to be held Aug. 11 at Misericordia University. Registration for the 3.1 mile event is at 8:30 a.m. and the race begins at 9:30 a.m. Pre-registration is suggested. The first 300 registrants will receive an official event T-shirt. Walk-ups will be accepted on race day. A post-race awards party will be held in the John and Mary Metz Dining Hall of the Banks Student Center at Misericordia University. Sponsorship opportunities are available by calling FSA NEPA at 570-823-5144 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. At the meeting, from left, first row: John Maday, Greater Wilkes-Barre Chamber of Commerce; Michael Zimmerman, chief executive officer, FSA NEPA; attorney Megan Kennedy, walk/run chair; and Tom Foley, director, Help Line. Second row: Ruth Kemmerer, chief advancement officer, FSA of NEPA; Pauline Carmody, race marketing chair; Lita Insalaco, FSA NEPA board of directors, basket bonanza chair; Bob Silvi, The Penguin Group U.S.A, trustee, FSA of NEPA; Toni Cisowski, FSA NEPA board of directors; and Jessica Ives, FSA NEPA, team captain.