The 7th Annual Scare Away Hunger 5k Run/Walk

Join us for this family-friendly community tradition!

Join your friends and neighbors to celebrate autumn and


Sunday, October 22, 2017

5k run/walk starts at 3:00pm
check-in starts at 2:00 pm
Autumn family fun event runs from 2:00pm – 5:00pm

Register to run or walk in this chip-timed family-friendly 5k race and family event at on the campus of Rochester College. Family fun activities include face painting, kids crafts, games, dance and music performances and more! Activities are included in the registration fee. Proceeds will benefit Neighborhood House which provides food, clothing, emergency financial assistance and self-sufficiency services to neighbors in need.

Register Today!

New this year! Our supporters can now create their own fundraising pages and invite their friends and family to join them in supporting Neighborhood House with a donation. To create a fundraising page or to make a donation, please click on the following link: Donation Page


Register by Oct. 12 to be guaranteed a t-shirt and pre-registration pricing.


Online Registration Closes at 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, October 18th

Packet Pickup Info
(and Pasta Party)

Saturday, October 21, 5:00 – 7:00 pm
Neighborhood House, 1720 South Livernois

Come pick up your race bib, t-shirt and race packet,
and stay for a carb-loading meal to enhance your performance at the next day’s race!

If you are interested, we would appreciate an RSVP. To RSVP, please click here:


 5k Run/Walk

  • Check-in Starts: 2:00 pm
  • Race Starts:  3:00 pm
  • Open to all ages and abilities
  • Awards for winners
  • Race will be chip-timed
  • Race announcements and music provided by AMP Radio
  • Family event and kids activities included with race registration. 

When You Come:
Please consider bringing donations to the Food Pantry. For a list of needed items, please see our wish list:

Race Prizes and Categories:

  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd place overall male
  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd place overall female
  • 10 and under – male, female
  • 11-13 male, female
  • 14-19 male, female
  • 20-29 male, female
  • 3o-39 male, female
  • 40-49 male, female
  • 50-59 male, female
  • 60-69 male, female
  • 70+ male, female
  • New this year: Medals will also be awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in all of the above categories

2017 Titanium Sponsor

2017 Platinum Sponsor

2017 Gold Sponsor

2017 Silver Sponsors