GTSI announced today the first GTSI 5K Charity Run/Walk event in Herndon, Va., which will take place Oct. 15. GTSI will host the event with DC Road Runners. The firm expects hundreds of participants in the IT and government industries and in the local community. The proceeds from the event will go to the Wounded Warrior Project.
“We are extremely grateful to our men and women in uniform who put themselves in harms way to protect our freedoms,“ said Sterling Phillips, chief executive office of GTSI. “This charity/run walk event is just one way of which the employees of GTSI, are working to help the returning wounded get assistance as they recover and transition back to civilian life.“