Global Youth Service Day

Carilion Children’s and Family Service of Roanoke Valley, which plans the local Global Youth Service Day (GYSD) events each year, have partnered to host the fourth annual Carilion Children’s Family 1 Miler in conjunction with the Foot Levelers Blue Ridge Marathon on Saturday, April 13 in Elmwood Park.​

Global Youth Service Day (GYSD) is the largest service event in the world and the only one to celebrate the contributions children and youth make 365 days of the year!​

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