Delaware Technical Community College Alumni and Friends will host the 10th annual 5K to raise funds for the Capt. Christopher Leach Memorial Fund at 1 p.m. Sept. 24 at Salesianum School, 1801 Broom St., Wilmington.

Each year, Delaware Tech’s Alumni and Friends 5K brings together the community to race,

network and pay tribute to Delaware Tech’s alumni.

Leach graduated from Delaware Tech’s Fire Protection Engineering Technology program in 1997. He was a 14-year veteran of the city of Wilmington Fire Department and died in the line of duty Sept. 24, 2016. Proceeds will be donated to help support his three children.

Registration is $30 advance at and $35 the day of the race.

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