Lexington's Race Against Hunger is a great community event that has donated $354,545.31 to feed the hungry. We have also raised the community awareness of hunger issues while encouraging continued donations and volunteer work in food pantries or other hunger support organizations.
2017 Sponsorship Information
As we prepare for our seventeenth annual race to take place on Saturday, February 25, 2017, there are many ways to get involved in this great event.
Sponsorship: Your business or organization can become an event sponsor. We have several levels to accommodate your needs. Gold, Sliver and Contributing Sponsorship.
Encourage Participation: We have events for the entire family; including the 10k run, 5k fitness-walk, and the one mile fun run. Encourage your employees, members, or family and friends to run or walk. Your business or organization can also form a team or have a drive to sign up runners and walkers. You can also help by posting our 11x17 posters and making our registration available.
Food Donations: Encourage your business, organization, or church group to start a food drive in January, and bring in your canned foods the week of the race and at packet pick up on Friday, February 24, 2017, or on event day, Saturday, February 25, 2017.
Donations: Donate $'s and 100% will be distributed to our charities. Encourage your employees or members to make donations.
Cheerleaders: Cheer for our runners and walkers at the start/finish area or line up on the course. Our runners and walkers need lots of encouragement. Click here for the course maps.
Together we can make this event a huge community success!