Beaufort News

Run, fish at Bluffton Self Help fundraiser

The Fourth Annual Tiger Bass Weekend -- which includes a 5K run, a one-mile fun run and walk, and a fishing tournament -- will be Oct. 1-2 at Hampton Lake.

All proceeds go to the nonprofit Bluffton Self Help, which helps families facing unexpected financial emergencies.

David Weekley Homes' corporate office and David Weekley will each match the money raised, according to a news release.

The 5K race starts at 9 a.m. at Lakeside Village. Cost is $30 for pre-registration and $35 the day of the race; a T-shirt is included in the price. Children 12 and under can participate for $15.

The new Bluffton Self Help Fishing Tournament, sponsored by David Weekley Homes, is limited to 20 boats with two-person teams. It starts at dawn and ends at 4 p.m.

Information: Call 843-836-7463 for walk/run events; Chris Collins at 843-757-7030 for the fishing tournament.