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San Diego ‘Run For The Hungry’ Returns to Downtown San Diego Thanksgiving Day

Proceeds Benefit Food Assistance Programs at Jewish Family Service of San Diego and the Jacobs & Cushman San Diego Food Bank

San Diego CA— The hunger problem extends far beyond the homeless. In San Diego County, one in three children and one in six adults struggle with hunger.

To combat food insecurity across the county, thousands of San Diegans lace up their running and walking shoes on Thanksgiving morning and head downtown for the annual Run for the Hungry 5K/10K.

Proceeds from the event directly benefit Jewish Family Service of San Diego’s food assistance programs and the Jacobs & Cushman San Diego Food Bank.

The  10K starts at 7 a.m. and the 5K begins at 8:15 a.m. on Thursday, November 24 at the Westfield Horton Plaza, Broadway Circle Turnaround

COST:Pre-event registration:

  • 5K: Youth ($37), Adult ($47) and Senior/Active Military ($42)
  • 10K: Youth ($37), Adult ($47) and Senior/Active Military ($42)
  • Both races: Youth ($50), Adult ($64) and Senior/Active Military ($54)

*Discounted pricing available for early sign-ups.

Participants can register in a team or individually. Teams of 20 or more will receive free t-shirts for each person with the team name printed on them.

To register, visit http://sdrunforthehungry.org/.

To volunteer, visit http://sdrunforthehungry.org/volunteer-2/.