10th annual Mitchell Thorp Foundation 5K Run/Walk

Founders Beth and Brad Thorpe with Joe Miller of Independent Financial Group, a 10-year sponsor of the event
(Jon Clark)

Hundreds of walkers and runners participated in the 10th annual Mitchell Thorp Foundation (MTF) 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, Feb. 2 at Poinsettia Park in Carlsbad. This year’s event included a patriotic skydive demonstration, three live bands along the route, DJ warm ups and dance contest, San Diego Padres Friar and Pad Squad, vendors, a Family Fun Festival with games, prizes, jumpies, food, and more.

This annual event is MTF’s largest fundraiser of the year, allowing the organization to help more families with children diagnosed with life-threatening medical conditions.

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