More than 200 runner participate in 5K to support Bridgewater Middle School Jan Leisher.
WINTER GARDEN More than 200 runners came out for the Light the Night 5K on Wednesday Dec. 14 in support of Bridgewater Middle School teacher Jan Leisher who is battling stage 4 breast cancer that has metastasized to her bones. Participants wore glow-sticks and ran along a fitness trail at Independence that was lit by hundreds of luminary bags. Leisher waited at the finish line and was given dozens of hugs from runners. By the end of the night, more than $4,000 had been raised for Leisher.
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