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Feeding Families 5K

Sat September 23 2017
Location: Port Orchard, WA US 98366 Directions
Type: Run or Run/Walk
Orchard Heights Elementary School
2288 Fircrest Drive SE
Port Orchard, WA US 98366
Food Donations

Non-perishable food Items will be collected on race day.


General Information

Come join us for our inaugural 5K run/walk to help support the hungry in South Kitsap.  ALL proceeds from this race will go directly to South Kitsap Helpline. Race begins and ends at Orchard Heights Elementary school in the Parkwood neighborhood of Port Orchard.  Chip timing will be provided by Peak Performance Timing. The Course is mainly flat and run on Madrona Dr SE loop.  Roads will not be closed to traffic, so runners are expected to use the sidewalks and shoulders where possible.  Course will be marked and marshals will be at key points for runner safety. 

Race capped at 250 participants for 2017, so register early!


$20 – Pre-Registration fee
$30 – Day-of Registration fee
$15 – Optional T-Shirt (Order before September 1st)

How You Can Help

Become a Race Sponsor (1-Title Sponsor @ $500, 4- SKHL Family Hero @ $200, 10 – SKHL Family Friend @ $100)
If you are unable to run or can not make the date you can Make a Donation to South Kitsap Helpline


Prizes will be awarded to the overall male and female winners and the first 3 places male and female in 5 year age divisions:  (1-9, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+).
Random prizes will be given out during the Awards Ceremony to runners that are present to win.

 Day of Race Schedule

  7:30 AM – Packet Pick-up and Day-of Registration begins
8:40 AM – Day-of Registration Closes
9:00 AM – Race Begins
10:15 AM – Awards Ceremony (Random Prizes awarded also)


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More than 100 local households have linked their Fred Meyer Rewards cards to the South Kitsap Helpline which results in very much-needed quarterly donations to our non-profit agency. It is time to re-enroll again. If you would like to continue to help us serve our community each time you shop or if you haven’t previously linked your card to us and would like to do so, please visit the link below. Thank you! ‪#‎Helphelpline‬ https://www.fredmeyer.com/topic/community-rewards-4