ANDOVER, MA—Chinmaya Mission Boston will host its annual picnic and 5K Chinmaya Organization for Rural Development (CORD) walk on Sunday, Oct. 8 at State Park in Carlyle, MA. The event is scheduled to start at 9:00 AM
Chinmaya Organization for Rural Development, known as CORD, is a India-based non-profit organization to help the disadvantaged transform their lives through self-help programs. In operation since 1985, under the leadership of Dr. Kshama Metre, who was recognized with the prestigious Padma Shri Award in 2008 by the Government of India, CORD supports over 700 villages in Himachal Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh, Orissa, Tamil Nadu and Sri Lanka, providing help to over 150,000 villagers.
Here is the program schedule for Oct. 8:
Registration: 8:30am to 9:30am
Warmup: 9:20am to 9:40am
Kickoff: 9:40am to 10:00am
5K Run start: 10:00am
5K Walk start: 10:05am
Post Run Prizes: 11am to 11:30am
Picnic /Activities: 11:30am to 1:30pm.
For registration, visit: www.CMBCordWalk.org .