HORSEHEADS, N.Y. (WENY) – This afternoon is the Selfless Elf 5k Run and Walk. The event begins at 3:00 p.m. in Thorne Street Park in Horseheads.

Proceeds will go to the Food Bank of the Southern Tier, who assists tens of thousands of local people who struggle to afford nutritious food. During the race, streets along the race route near Thorne Street Park, Center Street, Broad Street and Maple Grove Cemetery from 2:45 to 4:15.

If you have not already registered, you still can. Registration closes at 2:45. You can sign up where the race is being held. If you bring 5 cans of soup to donate, you can get a gift.