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Chesapeake Bank name sponsor of GEA virtual 5K run/walk

Chesapeake Bank and Chesapeake Wealth Management are name sponsors for the Gloucester Educational Foundation’s annual run/walk.

This year’s event will be a virtual one, with participants invited to do the 5K (3.1 miles) any time between this Saturday and April 10. The deadline to register is April 1 by visiting For more information, email

The name sponsorship provides more than financial support for Gloucester Educational Foundation’s programs. It also reflects the corporate philosophy of community involvement and enrichment of students through mini-grants for additional instructional tools and recognition of excellence in teaching, a Chesapeake release stated.

Chesapeake Bank/Chesapeake Wealth Management has been a sponsor since the first event was held in 2012. In 2017, they became a name sponsor.

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