The Bellmore-Merrick One Voice, One Message 5K Run/Walk has been nominated for one of three possible grants from the local nonprofit organization Team Up 4 Community.

The LI Spring Sports Heroes Challenge is a seasonal video contest that rewards clubs and organizations that make a positive impact on their community through athletics.

Team Up 4 Community nominated the district’s March 21 event, putting together a short video clip with photographs of the run. The school videos that get the most votes between now and April 30 will become finalists.

The contest is simple. Click the link highlighted here and scroll down to find the headline that reads: “Bellmore Merrick Central District holds unifying 5K Walk/Run.” Enter a valid email address and then click “Vote.”

Finalists will advance to a final round of voting that will determine the top three winners on May 2-3.

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