Reno, NV - 15-year-old Maison Ortiz died in January after a snowboarding accident at Mount Rose Ski Resort. If he was alive, Maison would have turned 16 this month.
On Sunday family and friends will lace up for a 5K run/walk fundraiser in Maison’s honor.
Proceeds will be used to create a tribute in the Elizabeth Lenz Elementary Library. The money will go towards books that will be labeled in honor of Maison's life.
The 5K walk/run will begin at Bartley Ranch, continue through Anderson Park with an out & back route ending at Bartley Ranch.
For more information on the event: http://irunformaison.com/