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Charles River Center 5K Run/1 Mile Walk

09/24/17 @ 11:00 AM - 09/24/17 @ 2:00 PM
Charles River Center, Needham


We hope you can join us on Sunday, September 24th at 11:00 a.m. for our 7th annual 5K Run/1 Mile Walk.  This USA Track and Field-certified course begins and ends at the Charles River Center, 59 East Militia Heights Drive, Needham. 

More than 600 attendees are expected to participate.  Proceeds will benefit over 950 children and adults with developmental disabilities served by the Charles River Center.

Registration begins at 9 a.m. and the race will begin at 11 a.m.  Registration before September 24th is $33.25 for runners, $28.00 for walkers, and $17.50 for youth under 12.  Saturday and same day registration is $35.00 for runners, $30.00 for walkers, and $20.00 for youth.   


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All abilities are welcome, and the first 300 entries will receive free T-shirts.  Participants and supporters are invited back to the Charles River Center for food, drinks, and festivities after the run. 


Sponsorship opportunities are available!  If you are interested in sponsoring the 5K, please contact Hilary Ryan, VP of Development, at (781) 972-1030 or  Click here for a sponsorship form.

September 1st  is the deadline to have your company name/logo on the event t-shirts.  All sponsors will receive recognition at the event and via Charles River Center media and your information can be distributed in our swag bags.