On Sunday, September 16, 12012, thousands of Black Girls RUN! members and supporters will flood the streets of Atlanta, GA and take part in the Inaugural Black Girls RUN! Drive to End Hunger 5K/10K Race Presented by Coca-Cola. To kickoff the race, Black Girls RUN! is looking for one special person to sing the National Anthem before the gun goes off, and the runners/walkers hit the pavement. The contestants below have submitted their photos and videos to BGR! to try to win your vote! Voting starts NOW through Friday, August 17 (5pm EST). The winner with the most votes will be announced on Friday, August 17 (later that evening). Share this link with your family and friends to encourage online voting. You are able to vote more than once.
The winner will sing the National Anthem in Atlanta, GA on Sunday, September 16 at 7 a.m. in Atlantic Station, win a Black Girls RUN! shirt and be able to attend the BGR! Pre Race Pasta Dinner on Saturday, September 15, and participate in the Drive to End Hunger 5K/10K Race if they choose. You must be in Atlanta, GA on race day (Black Girls RUN! will not cover travel expenses if coming from out of town.).Listen to the videos and then go VOTE! Help Black Girls RUN! determine who will be singing the National Anthem at the Inaugural Drive to End Hunger Race!