Time for Lyme’s inaugural Race Against Lyme, held Sunday at 's , reportedly raised nearly $30,000 for research.
More than 220 runners and walkers participated in the 5K Run/Walk, which also helps raise awareness about the increasing number of cases of Lyme Disease and other tick-borne illnesses, according to a press release. The event also helped kick off .
Tick and Lyme Disease experts are which carry Lyme Disease, .
In addition to the 5K Run/Walk, there was a 1/4 mile Fun Run for children and a special Short Loop for those coping with Lyme disease.
Time for Lyme is a non-profit group that raises funds for research for Lyme and other tick-borne diseases, as well as raising awareness for .