Fund-raiser aids Friends of Eakin

Wednesday, August 1, 2001 at 1:00am

Friends of Eakin raised $8,000 at its 5K and one-mile fun walk on July 28. The organization was founded to explore the preservation of the historic Eakin and Cavert School buildings on Fairfax Avenue.

It was the first of many projects anticipated by the organization, according to chairperson Bitsy Ward, and drew 150 participants.

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