In 2009, high school student Eden Siskind started a 5-K run in Memphis, TN to benefit art therapy programs for children in the Darfur refugee camps of Sudan. Over the past few years, Eden’s Run 5-K has steadily grown alongside of Eden, who begun her college career.  

Memphis-based nonprofit Operation Broken Silence now oversees Eden’s Run 5-K to ensure Eden’s legacy continues and for the benefit of the people of Sudan. Learn more at