AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Area runners participated in the FirstBank Southwest Tower Run which benefits the Brandy Lee Leard Memorial Scholarship Fund.
Over 80 runners, 26 flights of stairs, a total of 513 steps. People of all ages ran including a six year old and a 77 year old.
The scholarship was created by Charles Leard in memory of his daughter Brandy Lee who passed away from a heart defect at two and a half years old.
The scholarship aims to help young parents or parents-to-be obtain a post secondary education.
For scholarship information visit amarilloareafoundation.org