Walk-a-Thon raises $22,000

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King County Executive Dow Constantine and Seattle Mayor Ed Murray joined the Walk-a-Thon.(Photo courtesy of CISC)

About 300 people participated in the Chinese Information and Service Center’s (CISC) 5th Annual 2014 Lunar New Year Walk-a-Thon at Bailey Gatzert Elementary School on Feb. 8. The event raised $22,000 to support CISC’s programs serving up to 20,000 Asian immigrants and their families each year. Attendees included Seattle Mayor Ed Murray, King County Executive Dow Constantine, King County Councilman Joe McDermott, among others. (end)

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