5K raises $12,000 for cancer research

Jersey Shore Federal Credit Union hosted its fourth annual 5K in May Run/Walk for the Marianne DiNofrio Pancreatic Cancer Research Foundation on May 4 at Birch Grove Park in Northfield to help raise awareness and funding for pancreatic cancer research.

The 5K Run/Walk had 215 participants, raising $12,000. Half the proceeds were split between AtlantiCare Cancer Care Institute and the Research Division at Fox Chase Cancer Center for pancreatic cancer research.