37th ANNUAL HARRY CHAPIN RUN & WALK AGAINST HUNGER
Sunday, October 15, 2017
Welcome to the Harry Chapin Memorial Run Against Hunger in Croton On Hudson, New York, just a 30 mile drive north of New York City or a quick ride on Metro North Railroad!
Join us for the 5K (3.1 Mile) Run/Walk, 1-Mile Fun Run, and/or the 10K Race!
REGISTERING MULTIPLE PEOPLE/FAMILY MEMBERS? OR, REGISTERING THE SAME PERSON FOR MORE THAN ONE EVENT?: If you're registering multiple people (e.g. family members) at the same time, please note that the "Register Multiple People" option is NOT available on mobile devices; please use a laptop or desktop computer to register multiple people. If you're registering the same participant for more than one event (e.g. same person for Fun Run and 5K Run/Walk or same person for Fun Run and 10K Race), be sure to choose "Register Multiple People" option after clicking the "Register Here" button on this page. Then, after you register the person for one event, be sure to modify the name of that person when registering them for the second event (e.g. Joseph Smith in the Fun Run; Joe Smith, or Joseph Smith2 in the 10K Race).
Questions? Please call Mike Grayeb, the Asst. Race Director, at 914-419-8719 or email him at email@example.com.
Want to Volunteer? We need lots of help! Please click on the Volunteer link on the left side of this page. Thanks.
*Note: T-shirt sizes are not guaranteed. Specific sizes are available on a first-come, first-served basis at pickup time.
1-Mile Fun Run: Start Time: 11:00 A.M. All children in the Fun Run receive a FREE Medallion!
10K Race: Start Time: 12 P.M. FREE T-Shirt to first 300 registrants!* Awards to first three male & female finishers in various age categories! Post-race refreshments!
RAISE OR DONATE $100 AND GET A DELICIOUS HANDMADE OLD FASHIONED PIE FROM BAKED BY SUSAN!
Be one of the first 50 Participants (Fun Run, 5K, or 10K) to raise or donate $100 or more in online donations (not including your walk/run registration fee) on your fundraising page and we'll give you a certificate good for your choice of an amazingly delicious reward: a made-by-hand, Old Fashioned 9-inch Fruit Pie (serves 6 - 10 people) from Baked by Susan! (Note: available pie varieties may vary at time of pickup).
If Your Team Raises $1,000 or More By Oct. 14th -- We'll Print Your Team Name on a Custom Banner and get a team photo to share on Facebook, Twitter and with family and friends!!!
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
FILL THE TRUCK: FOOD FOR THE FOOD BANK
Please help us to "fill the truck" at the High School on race day by bringing non-perishable food items to benefit the food bank. Thanks!
Available For Purchase on Race Day: Limited Edition Run Against Hunger Hats, pumpkin painting and face painting for the kids, a 50/50 raffle, Harry Chapin memorabilia, handmade beautiful purses, burgers, hot dogs, soft drinks, coffee, hot chocolate, locally-made apple pie, t-shirts and other goodies! Bring some spending money and make a difference!
PLEASE HELP US TO REACH OUR GOAL! Now more than ever, we need your help. After you've registered, click on the "Login" link above to easily encourage family and friends to sponsor your Walk or Run Against Hunger via Facebook, Twitter, or Email. You can make a difference!
Your donation will also be a great help. Proceeds from previous years' Harry Chapin Memorial Run Against Hunger supported the Cortlandt Emergency Food Bank and the Croton Caring Committee in Croton-on-Hudson, Caring for the Homeless of Peekskill, the Hillside Food Outreach in Pleasantville, Food Bank for Westchester, WhyHunger (which was co-founded by Harry Chapin), the Carolyn Belshe Orphanage in Cambine, Mozambique, and Institut Montfort, a school for deaf and deaf-blind children in Haiti.