WFXR News is the official media sponsor of Drumstick Dash 2020 supporting the Roanoke Rescue Mission

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ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) — WFXR News is proud to announce our official media sponsorship of Drumstick Dash 2020 supporting the Roanoke Rescue Mission.

The race is virtual this year, meaning you can run the virtual 5K and 8K anywhere at anytime!

When you register to run the Drumstick Dash, you support the Rescue Mission of Roanoke’s efforts to help the hungry, homeless, and addicted in southwest Virginia. The Rescue Mission is working every day to create a new reality that is one of a healthy community filled with hope and compassion.

When you sign up, you’ll receive:

  • Official entry into the 5k virtual walk or run or the 8k virtual run
  • High performance t-shirt, perfect for showing off at Thanksgiving dinner
  • 2020 Finisher’s Medal (Runners only)
  • Printable Race Bib
  • Virtual Swag Bag (local businesses, great value!)
  • Shipping of all items (at additional price)

To learn more about the race, visit You can also click here to sign up for the race or click here to donate.

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