On a Saturday in
May 2015, Brianna “Bri” Hefner was murdered by her husband who then took his
Bri was a kind,
loving woman dedicated to her young daughter, the valedictorian of her class
at Morgan Township High School, and an employee of the Porter County
Juvenile Detention Center.
Bri also loved to
run and completed the Chicago Marathon in 2011.
The fourth annual
Bri’s RACE (Raising Awareness Changes Everything) will be held at 8 a.m.
Saturday, Sept. 28, at the Gabis Arboretum at PNW (formerly known as Taltree
Arboretum), to raise funds in support of domestic violence prevention
services in Porter County, including at The Caring Place.
Register for the
5K/one-mile walk at www.brisrace.org