Iron Sharpeners – Run for the Dream 5k

On Saturday, December 15 Iron Sharpeners invites you to the 5K Run for the Dream at Al Lopez Park. If you’ve never done a race before, this is a great one to start with! Come enjoy a day of family fun and Walk, Run, or Crawl to support the Dream Center. There will be Food, Prizes, Music, Games, Raffle, Costume contest, and more. This is a chipped 5k, with a candy dash for the kids. All proceeds go to the Dream Center of Tampa.

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The Dream Center of Tampa was founded in November 2010 with the vision of serving youth and residents living in East Tampa and Ybor City. We strive to help youth and families develop resiliency, build character, develop strong, supportive, and enduring community relationships, through offering enhanced family mentoring, after-school care, computer access & homework help, and athletic programs.

About the Dream Center of Tampa

The Dream Center of Tampa is a residential community center located in Ybor City. Our vision is to transform lives in our community through caring relationships. We host after school programs for students grades K-12 Monday through Thursday and a monthly Adopt A Block outreach in the surrounding area which includes, serving seniors, street clean-up and beautification projects. The Dream Center also serves the community through large community events such as our Annual Back to School Bash and Christmas Shoppe. The Dream Center also maintains a partnership with local elementary, middle and high schools through after-school clubs and adopt-a-school initiatives.