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Race raises money for Olde Towne Medical Center

Ye Olde Towne Medical Center

Olde Towne Medical and Dental Center hopes to raise money for its mission with the Greensprings Miles for Smiles 8K Run/Walk. The event hits the ground running at Jamestown High School Sept. 29.

Olde Towne, which celebrates its 25th anniversary in 2018, provides primary medical and dental care to uninsured and underinsured individuals throughout the Williamsburg area. The center serves 5,000 patients each year; in 2017, it filled 3,900 prescriptions worth nearly $9.4 million.

“Olde Towne relies on private donations, and fundraisers like this one, to provide the services it does,” Race Director Marisa Colon said in a news release. “It’s up to people like us to ensure our...

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