FranklinIs Connected

Seventh annual Viva la Diva Run

Seventh annual Viva la Diva Run

Franklin, TN – The 7th Annual Viva la Diva Run is open to runners and walkers, women and men of all ages and fitness levels; women and men are eligible for all award categories. Viva la Diva features USTAF certified and chip-timed 5K and 10K courses. The race will be held at the Nissan North America Campus, 1 Nissan Way, Franklin, TN 37076. Free parking onsite. Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017; 5K /10K begins at 8 a.m. Proceeds from Viva la Diva support the work of FiftyForward, a nonprofit established in 1956, benefiting its health and wellness programs and services including FiftyForward Adult Day Services, FiftyForward Meals on Wheels, FiftyForward Care Management and FiftyForward Victory Over Crime.

Don’t want to run? Support their efforts by volunteering! Come out and cheer on a friend, family member, or colleague. Sign up to staff a water station, cheer on runners and provide directions. Reserve your volunteer position via Sign Up Genius:

Sponsors for the sixth annual Viva la Diva event currently include Nissan, Patricia Hart, Fleet Feet Sports, Team Magic, Blue Dog Merch, Chick- l-A, Starbucks.

For more information or to register, visit

About FiftyForward

Established in 1956, FiftyForward enriches the lives of adults 50+ by providing pathways to health, well-being and lifelong learning. As a nonprofit operating seven lifelong learning centers –- two in Williamson and five in Davidson County -– FiftyForward offers educational, health and wellness, arts and volunteer programs to engage older adults. FiftyForward also provides comprehensive supportive services and access to resources including FiftyForward Adult Day Services, FiftyForward Meals on Wheels as well as the FiftyForward Care Team offering care assessment and services for older adults. FiftyForward Travel offers adventures (regional and international) and the Senior Center for the Arts and The Larry Keeton Theatre, a subsidiary of FiftyForward, feature performing arts for all ages. Get social with us – friend us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter. Learn more about FiftyForward resources and volunteer opportunities by visiting: www.