Wilmington, DE -- ABC Owned Television Stations and ABC's Localish present 50 inspiring stories from around the country for Fifty/50, as part of The Walt Disney Company's monumental initiative highlighting the 50th anniversary of the passing of Title IX, the federal civil rights law that prohibits sex-based discrimination in any educational institution that receives federal funding, and gave women the equal opportunity to play. This story was originally published in December 2021.
The mission of Delaware's Black Girls Run is to encourage and motivate black women to practice a healthy lifestyle.
The group wants to create a movement to lower the number of women with chronic diseases associated with an unhealthy diet and lifestyle.
Localish went for a run with the ladies in the fall of 2021, check it out in the video player above.
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