2017 Georgetown Race Against Homelessness

Sun March 26, 2017 Washington, DC 20057 US Directions


3700 O Street NW
Washington, DC US 20057


Georgetown University's Center for Social Justice is teaming up with community partner, Georgetown Ministry Center, to host the 4th annual Georgetown 5k Race Against Homelessness on Sunday, March 26, 2017. Join us in seeking lasting solutions to homelessness one person at a time by participating in our 2k walk or 5k race through Georgetown's historic campus. Afterwards, participants are invited to the Post-Race and Spring Fling Celebration, featuring local music, food, and family-friendly fun. This event will double as the post-race celebration, beginning at noon. If you cannot participate in the race, no problem. You are invited to purchase food tickets to the Post-Race and Spring Fling Celebration!

9:30 am - Registration opens 
11:00 am - 2k walk and 5k race begin
12:00pm - Post- Race and Spring Fling Celebration with food, entertainment, and family-friendly activities 

Registered walkers/runners will receive a swag bag, pre-race snacks, and access to food and activities at the Post-Race and Spring Fling Celebration afterwards.

The age-based discount should automatically apply at check out. Please contact Melissa Bernard at melissa.bernard@georgetown.edu if there are any issues. 

Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, please contact the race director at


How much is registration?

Registration (until March 25, 2017): $15 for people 23 years and younger. $25 for people 24 years and up.
Day-of registration (March 26, 2017): registration increases by $5 for each age group ($20 and $30)
The age-based price should automatically be applied at checkout and is calculated based on the runner's age the day of the 5k race. Please contact Melisssa.Bernard@georgetown.edu with any issues. 

What does the price of registration include?

The registration fee includes participation in the timed event and post-race festivities. Walkers/runners will receive a swag bag, pre-race snacks, one food tiket, and access to snacks and activities at the Post-Race and Spring Fling Celebration.

Where can I park?
Limited street parking is available in the neighborhoods surrounding Georgetown University. On Sundays, street parking is free. There is also parking available at the Southwest Quad Garage off of Canal Road.


Race Course

The 5K route includes three laps through the heart of Georgetown University's historic campus. See map (coming soon) for details!



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