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Entrepreneur Uses Sports To Raise Money For Cannabis Research, Diop Shumake Runner’s High 5K

“The goal is to raise $100,000 for Cannabis research efforts and simultaneously eradicate the negative stigma of cannabis and how we use it” says Shumake. Taking on the stigma of cannabis usage through athletics is no small feat, but Shumake isn’t phased at all...

(PRUnderground) August 19th, 2019

MILLENNIAL ENTREPRENEUR USES SPORTS TO RAISE MONEY FOR CANNABIS RESEARCH

Mr. Diop Shumake, a budding entrepreneur recently announced the launch of the very first run for cannabis research. The Runner’s High 5K event taking place on November 23rd , 2019  in Los Angeles, California is centered on raising money to further explore the physical and mental benefits of cannabis in the age of Green reform.

“The goal is to raise $100,000 for Cannabis research efforts and simultaneously eradicate the negative stigma of cannabis and how we use it” says Shumake. Taking on the stigma of cannabis usage through athletics is no small feat, but Shumake isn’t phased at all. In fact, the founder of Runners High 5k believes that intertwining sports and cannabis is an idyllic means of combating the stigma. Based on the politics of Nixon’s War On Drugs THC and CBD have been previously deemed harmful to the body, yet cannabis advocates aim to dismantle this notion through objective,  non- biased research.

Ultimately, the social entrepreneur wants to provide funds for cannabis initiatives annually with this year’s funds being allocated to Historically Black Colleges & Universities. With programs dedicated to the study of cannabis and the decriminalization of cannabis. Registration for Runner’s High 5K is now open on eventbrite and in order to participate runners must pay a $45 registration fee. 200 runners are expected to attend.

Sponsorship Opportunities:

If you are looking to be a Sponsor for this years Run please email runnershigh5kllc@gmail.com and attach your companies media kit. We are looking for Cash Sponsors, & CBD Products to assist those who are in pain. We will get back to you as soon as possible. Also please visit  www.runhigh5k.com  and follow us as @runnershigh5k for more information.

Author: Nomora Law

About Runners High 5k

The Runner’s High 5k is a 2hr long run/walk in Los Angeles California. The race is designed to raise funds and awareness for Cannabis research.
Our mission is to provide funding for Cannabis Research initiatives every year. While, spreading awareness about the positive benefits of CBD for athletes and non athletes.
Funds raised from sponsorships, local dispensaries and participants/runners willl go towards cannabis, research initiatives. Help us reach our goal of $100,000 dollars.

Press Contact
Name: Diop Shumake
Phone: 3134183224
Email: runnershigh5kllc@gmail.com
Website: runhigh5k.com

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