An amazing tradition that is a lot of fun since 1981! Organized by an all-volunteer committee and supported and sponsored by many local community groups and businesses! We are a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and proceeds benefit the Croton-Cortlandt Food Pantry, Croton Caring Committee, Caring for the Homeless of Peekskill, Hillside Food Outreach in Pleasantville, Food Bank for Westchester, WhyHunger (co-founed by Harry Chapin), the Carolyn Belshe Orphanage in Mozambique, and the Institut Montfort School for Deaf and Deaf-Blind Children in Haiti.
Three events in one day! Join us for the 5K (3.1 Mile) Run-Walk, the 1-Mile Fun Run, and/or the 10K Race! Participate as a team with friends/family/colleagues or come by yourself! Visit our website at www.runagainsthunger.com for videos and pictures.
5K Run-Walk (9:00 a.m.): First 300 registrants receive a FREE custom-designed t-shirt and a FREE bonus gift! Beautiful, scenic route. Run or walk -- your choice! Medals to the top three male and female finishers in varous age categories! Post run-walk refreshments including fresh fruit, bottled water, and granola bars.
10K Race (10:00AM): FREE custom-designed t-shirt for the first 300 registrants. Medals and apple pies from Baked By Susan for the top 3 male and female finishers in various age categories. $100, $75, or $50 gift card to Run on Hudson Valley to the first, second and third place (respectively) overall male and female finishers. Post-race refreshments including fresh fruit, bottled water, granola bars
1-Mile Fun Run (11:30AM): All child participants receive a FREE custom-designed medal! Fun for people of all ages! Top 3 male and female child finishers. Wave starts (one for pre-K to 4th grade; the other for grades 5 and up)