COLUMBIA, Md. (WJZ) — Dozens of people laced up their sneakers Saturday for a good cause.

People came out to run or walk in the 12th annual Casey cares 5K.

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Participants also had live music and snacks.

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All proceeds from the event will go towards programs and services for critically ill children and their families in Maryland and seven other states.

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And WJZ’s own Mark Viviano spent his morning in Columbia to emcee the event.

CBS Baltimore Staff