Emme Sterpe of Newton, Charles River Center's 2011 Youth Participant of the Year award winner, benefits from the family support programs and services available through the in Needham.
Charles River supports more than 500 children and adults each year through housing, employment, therapeutic and recreational programs in Needham, Newton, Dedham, Wellesley, Natick and about 15 other MetroWest communities.
You can show your support at the to be held on Sunday, Nov. 6 at 11:00 a.m. The race will start and end at the Charles River Center located at 59 East Militia Heights Road, Needham. Participants will enjoy food, festivities and facility tours after the event.
Registration is open at www.charlesrivercenterroadrace.com.