Join us for a fun run or walk and a morning of family-friendly activities! Your support will help us give more local youth in foster care access to enriching activities and experiences. Race begins at 9am with registration opening at 8am. Enjoy music, food, kids activities and raffles until 12pm noon.
Registration includes a Rise Above t-shirt, swag bag (while supplies last), and access to all activities. Food will be available for purchse.
Thank you to our Sponsors: SEIU Local 509 , Reliant Medical Group, AAFCPAs, Slims & Berthiaume Portable Toilets Inc., Swissturn/USA, Inc., Rise Bar, Table Talk Pies
Race Day Schedule: Check-in starts at 8am and we'll release our runners and walkers at 9am. Choose from a 1-mile ot 5K course. Stick around after for kids activities, music and food until 12pm noon. Kids activities include facepainting, arts & crafts, a bounce house and more.
Parking: will be at the Mason Road Elementary School at 20 Mason Rd, Dudley, MA. Follow the signs and the path to the beach.
Help us hit our goal! Have you already set up your team or personal fundraising page? It's not too late and we're about half way to our $20K goal! Click the “Join Campaign” button above to create your own fundraising page or join a team of friends of family who have already started one. Customize your page with why this cause is important to you and why you’re running or walking for kids in foster care, and then start asking for donations to support you in your efforts.
Bring an item for our College Care Packages: We'll be collecting dorms snacks, hygiene items and gift cards to ship off to youth in college who grew up in foster care. Help us applaud these youth’s accomplishments and support their continued hard work defying the odds with care packages! Click here for a list of items we're looking for, or shop our Amazon wish list.