CRY America Volunteer Network

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Welcome to the CRY Southern California Action Center!


CRY SoCal's 9th Annual 5K Walk/Run

When: Sunday November 17, 2013


8:10 am – Registration
8:30 am – 5K Run starts
9:30 am – 5K Walk starts
*Obstacle course/painting competitions after the event
Crescent Bay Park (at the beach)
2000-2054 N. Ocean Ave
Santa Monica, CA 90405
Adults $20
Couple $35
Students $15
Team of 10+ ($12 ea)
Children under 5 (Free)
Set up your target and reach out to your family and friends!
- Street parking on Ocean Ave
- Closest public structure is Lot 4 South



CRY America: a 501c3 non profit that works towards restoring underprivileged children their basic rights to survival, protection, development and participation.

      * For more information on CRY America, click here.

CRY SoCal was started on 01 August 2004 with the motto “Together WE will make a difference” in the lives of the many underprivileged children. We hold several fundraising, social, and community events throughout the year in order to raise awareness about the cause throughout Southern California. and conducting various fund raising events throughout the year.  Our goal at CRY SoCal is to act as the link between the two different worlds, and engage the multi-faceted and hugely diverse community that comprises Southern California towards finding concrete ways to contribute towards child welfare.


Name Role Email
Pooja Daftary Action Center Co-Lead
Gunjan Sharma Action Center Co-Lead
Sahitya Kollu National Liaison
Lakshman Prashanth Treasurer
Tarun Tripathi Public Relations
Heena Rastogi Web Designer
Archana Rajan Founding Member


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