WARWICK – Kent Hospital announced on July 9 that it will serve as the corporate sponsor of a series of road races and walks during the next two years.
• The Kent Hospital NK5K in North Kingstown, in its 13th year, to be held on Sept. 8 at North Kingstown High School.
• The Kent Hospital Ocean State 5K, in its sixth year, to be held on Sept. 30 at Goddard Park in Warwick.
• A new race that will take place in fall 2013, which will start and finish at Kent Hospital.
“I think it only makes sense for the hospital to take an active role in the community encouraging healthy lifestyles, physical fitness, fun and exercise,” said Kent Hospital CEO Sandra L. Coletta. •