Run to Rebuild VII
5K/2 Mile Walk on Forbidden Drive


Saturday, May 20, 2017

On site registration opens at 7:30am.  Race starts at 9:00am.

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Fairmount Park: Forbidden Drive at Northwestern Avenue

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19118

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Make sure that you’re part of this annual event to raise funds and awareness for Rebuilding Together Philadelphia's mission and work. Our finish line is a safe and healthy home for every person. This is an official timed race, and the fastest runners in each age group will win an award. The walk is non-competitive. The trail is easy on the feet and easy to enjoy – ideal for seasoned runners and newbies, families and employee groups. Plan to enjoy family-friendly activities. This year the R2R host & MC will be NBC 10 News anchor Jim Rosenfield. Note we will have day-of registration for $40! Race Day Schedule: 7:30am Registration 8:30am Opening remarks 9:00am 5K Run start 9:10am 2 Mile Walk start 10:00am Kids dash 1015 Awards Join RTP post-race for a FREE Bloody Mary or Screwdriver provided by Stateside Urbancraft Vodka * Each registrant receives-chipped time results (run only), t-shirt, and refreshments ** Registration will be available day of race for an added fee *** There is parking near Forbidden Drive and there will be free parking at Chestnut Hill College in the lower parking lots, next to the tennis courts. We recommend carpooling! Rebuilding Together Philadelphia is a local, independent affiliate of a national network that provides free critical safe, healthy, and energy-efficient home repairs. Since its founding in 1988, RTP has: • Helped 1,444 low-income homeowners throughout Philadelphia • Supported 62 community agencies • Created 35 green spaces • Engaged 34,156 volunteers who’ve donated 481,074 hours • Generated $30,068,813 worth of repair services.