BURLEY, Idaho - Dot Foods, one of the area's largest employers, is doing its part to help the Burley community stay active by sponsoring a 5K Fun Run and Walk at their distribution center on October 13. The course starts and ends in the distribution center's parking lot and nearly 60 participants have pre-registered to participate.

"We're hoping that we can get a number of people from the community to come out and participate in healthy event for a good cause," said Terry Andrew, Human Resources manager at Dot Foods. "This is a great family friendly event and all proceeds are going to the United Way."

Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. in the Dot Foods parking lot and the race starts at 10. The entry fee is $15 and all participants receive a Dot T-shirt with all proceeds going to the United Way.

About Dot Foods

Dot Foods and Dot Transportation continue to experience exceptional growth and are hiring in record numbers. Both companies are looking to fill several positions for full and part-time drivers and warehouse personnel in all eight locations. To learn more about careers at Dot Foods, visit www.dotfoods.com/careers and follow @DotFoodsCareers on Twitter.