ATLANTA - The National African-American Male Wellness 5K Initiative is coming to Atlanta for the first time Saturday.
Organizers said the 15-year-old initiative is based out of Ohio but has started to spread to other cities within the last few years.
In addition to the 5K, free health screenings will be offered to all men.
It's a family-friendly cause that will also include live music and entertainment.
The event is Saturday morning at the Historic Fourth Ward Park on Dallas Street.
It starts at 7 a.m. The 5K is at 9 a.m.