By: Kelli Whitman (Townsquare Media Intern)

The Arc Otsego will be hosting the “Hot Cocoa 5k & 1k Walk, Run and Roll” on November 6th at Neahwa Park in Oneonta. Proceeds will go to The Arc Otsego's Helping Hands Fund, which helps people with developmental disabilities and their families to take every opportunity and to overcome any challenges that life throws. All finishers will receive a fresh hot cup of cocoa and a raffle ticket for the Cocoa Madness Gift Basket. Participants can register online until November 5th, or the day of the race at the Damaschke Field Club House in Neahwa Park. The cost is for the 5k is $20 online, or $25 same day. The 1k is $8 online, or $12 same day. Participants under 5 for the 1k are free. Prizes will be given to the top finishers in each age category. The 1k kicks off at 9:30 a.m. and the 5k at 10:15 a.m. Not a runner or a walker? Try volunteering or sponsoring!

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