September 27, 2010 at 10:16 pm #111853
Race Registration Proceeds to Benefit 12 Local Charities
Vienna, VA — September 23, 2010 – Acumen
Solutions (http://www.acumensolutions.com), an international leader in
business and technology consulting, announced today that two-thousand dollars
in combined prizes will be awarded to race winners across different categories
for its second annual Acumen Solutions Race for a Cause™ 8K and 1-Mile Fun Run on Sunday, October 17, 2010 in
Arlington, VA. The 1 mile format has
been added this year to give families and young runners a chance to participate. The race gives all registrants the unique
opportunity to choose their charitable preference by picking from the following
organizations listed below.
Over the years, Acumen Solutions has developed many innovative ways to encourage
their employees’ support of
non-profits in their communities. Acumen Solutions’ previous 10K road races and
last year’s Acumen Solutions Race for a Cause 8K have contributed over $125,000
to benefit local nonprofits. The company has contributed over $1 million
dollars to charitable causes since its inception.
“Acumen Solutions sets a very high bar for effective, impactful community engagement, they
marshal their time, brainpower and financial resources to serve others in the
DC area,” says Katherine Bradley, President of CityBridge Foundation.
“Acumen Solutions is a growing company, and as they have scaled, they have
built social responsibility into the very ‘DNA’ of their work. They deploy
consulting expertise, executive experience and a significant commitment of
employee time in service to the community. Acumen Solutions sets a
premier example for other local firms. Their community engagement work is
Location: North Quincy Street – near the intersection of Wilson Boulevard, Arlington, VA
8K Race Fees:
$30 through Packet Pick up October 16
$35 Race Day
1-Mile Fun Run:
$25 through Race Day
$15 through Race Day (No shirt)
The race will be on a fast out-and-back, flat course that begins and ends on North
Quincy Street – near the intersection of Wilson Boulevard in Arlington, VA. The
event is produced in partnership with Potomac River Running and runners of all
levels, as well as walkers, are encouraged to participate.
About Acumen Solutions, Inc. ®
Acumen Solutions helps Global 1000 and government agencies solve their complex
business and technology problems on a daily basis. By offering innovative
business process solutions, strategy and technology know-how, our experts
provide organizations with measurable results. We are recognized leaders in
helping our clients weave cloud computing strategy and integration into the
fabric of their existing enterprise architecture. In addition to
spearheading opportunities in business, our social responsibility commitment
enables our employees to become leaders in our communities. Acumen
Solutions is headquartered outside Washington DC with offices across the U.S.
and in Europe and has been in business since 1999. Find out more at http://www.acumensolutions.com.
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