This Saturday event raises funds for the MSG Jared Van Aalst Memorial Foundation. The organization provides academic scholarships to students in the name of MSG Jared Van Aalst, a soldier killed in action in Afghanistan in 2010. Races start and finish at Broadway & 11th Street in downtown Columbus. Cost is $25 through Sept. 6, $30 on race day, $5 discount for students. The Kids Fun Run is free. Registration is 7 a.m., Kids Fun Run is 8 a.m. and 5K/10K races are at 8:30 a.m. Visit jvafoundation.org for more information.