Harry Chapin Memorial Run Against Hunger

Our 36th annual event!

Sunday, October 16, 2016

Register online by June 30th and Save $3 on the 10K Race, $2 on the 5K (3.1 Mile) Walk, and $1 on the 1-Mile Fun Run, when you use Discount Code: Summerfest

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We can all make a difference!


Our 10k is a classic. A challenging course with outstanding support while you’re out there. Come join the fun.


Our 5k is really enjoyable – it’s a pretty flat and very scenic course.  You can run or walk it, and make friends along the way. Perfect.

One-Mile Fun Run

This event is great fun for everyone!  Plus — every child participant gets a commemorative medal!

“When in doubt…do something!”

Harry Chapin had a goal: he wanted to end world hunger during his lifetime. So he did something about it.  He raised and donated millions of dollars by performing “one night for me, and one night for the other guy” throughout his career.  He co-founded World Hunger Year (now WhyHunger), and Long Island Cares (now The Harry Chapin Food Bank).  He lobbied Congress and President Carter to get involved.  And he encouraged his fans to make a difference.


Race Day








Thank you to all who came out to our many events!

The folks at East Hudson Media did an outstanding job in 2015 of capturing both the spirit and the excitement of the event.

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