Meet Ricardo Laguna, KOMP’s Carlota, Lavetta Schneider at Statewide Third Annual Run, Walk, Roll Against Bullying Sept. 27

September 19, 2014 by  

Meet Ricardo Laguna, KOMP's Carlota, Lavetta Schneider at Statewide Third Annual Run, Walk, Roll Against Bullying Sept. 27
Every day, more than 160,000 children nationwide stay home from school to avoid being bullied. That’s why Nevada PEP is inviting the community to support the cause at its Third Annual Run, Walk, Roll Against Bullying on Saturday, September 27. 

Join Carlota from KOMP as the emcee, and welcome Mrs. Nevada-America Lavetta Schneider -Grand Marshall, and Ricardo Laguna a professional BMX rider as a “special guest”. Smoky the Bear, McGruff Crime Dog, Cosmo’s 51’s , Chuck E Cheese, and “Frank” from Kia Chevrolet will be on hand to take pictures.

Registration is easy. Go to Nevada PEP’s website and click on the registration button and follow the prompts. The Run Walk Roll will begin at 8:00 a.m. The 5k run will go around Findlay Chevrolet   (6800 S. Torrey Pines Dr.) outlying area. The entry fee is $35 per person, $20 for the 1.5. Fun walk, each registered participant will receive a complimentary T-shirt. Race day registration fee is $40 for 5K race. Race starts at 8:00am.

“Bullying can lead to painful results not only for the youth but for the school, and the whole community. This is a very real and painful issue that our kids are facing,” said Stephanie Vrsnik, Community Development Director at Nevada PEP. “But they don’t have to face it alone, and bullying can be prevented if we all work together.”

For more information on registration or to donate to the Run, Walk Roll, visit or call 702-388-8899. All proceeds from the Run, Walk, Roll against Bullying will go to Nevada PEP’s Bullying Prevention Program.

Nevada PEP is the Parent Center for Nevada offering Education, Encouragement and Empowerment to families who have children with disabilities. Nevada PEP’s services and trainings including Webinar’s are free of charge to parents and professionals. Trainings are on disability related topics. For more information on trainings go to use the Training Calendar tab.

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