Scare Away Hunger –The autumn family-friendly 5k Run/Walk at Norcentra Park at Rochester College!


Join your friends and neighbors to celebrate autumn and put HUNGER ON THE RUN!!

Sunday, October 23, 2016

Register to run or walk in this chip-timed family-friendly 5k race and family event at Norcentra Park on the camus of Rochester College. Family fun activities include bounce house, train ride, kids crafts, face painting, games, entertainment and trick-or-treating at the shops following the race (costumes for trick-or-treating encouraged). Activities included in registration fee. Proceeds will benefit Neighborhood House which provides food, clothing, emergency financial assistance and self-sufficiency services to neighbors in need.

Register Today!


Online Registration Closes at 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, October 19th

Check in the day before the race and avoid the line at Registration!! Additional information on advance Packet pick-up, advance registration and check in will take place

 5k run/walk (includes event t-shirt):

  • Check-in starts: 7:30 am
  • Race Starts:  8:30 am
  • 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. For kids activities only: a donation of $5 per child/$15 per family or canned goods donation to the food pantry is requested.
  • Bounce House and Train Rides


  • 5k run/walk starts at 8:30am– check-in starts at 7:30am
  • Autumn family fun event runs from 7:30am – 1:00pm

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+ male, female

Become a 2016 Sponsor! Various sponsorship levels are available to fit every budget.  Call Kathy Losinski, Executive Director  at 248 651-5836

THANK YOU 2015 Sponsors

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