Fri April 8, 2022 Carbondale, IL 62901 US

5k Run/Walk

6:00PM CDT - 7:30PM CDT
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at

1010 N. Glenview Dr
Carbondale, IL US 62901

About the Race (Register by March 27 to be guaranteed a shirt)


The Co-op Feed Your Neighbor 5K is a family-friendly event supporting the Good Samaritan House of Carbondale. We plan to have an in-person race if all goes well and there are no restrictions related to Covid. The race will be held Friday, April 8, 2022.

A little about the race... Our 5K course is professionally certified; the course begins and ends at Turley Park, on Old West Main and Glenview, Carbondale, IL. The route runs through the residential area behind the Murdale Shopping Center; see the map below. 

  • 4:30pm registration opens for preregistered and day of sign-ups. Race promptly starts at 6pm.
  • Live music
  • Family friendly - walk or run
  • Prizes for top female and male runners
  • Snacks and refreshments for participants
  • Lots of door prizes: Hunan Restaurant, Midland Inn , The Fork & Vine, PK’s, Thai Taste Carbondale, Flyway Family Farm, Quartos, Underground, Bomber Crew Tattoo, Glaciers End, Don Sol, Tequilas, Cool Spoons and more!   



Top overall female and male will win a $100 Co-op gift card! Top male and female of each age category will be a bread winner! Yes you will literally win a loaf of bread shaped as either a turtle or a rabbit. (It's just a fun way to reward our runners!) Additionally, every participant will be entered for door prizes.  

Not a runner? Alternatively, you can help and not have to participate in the race. This year our goal is to have 200 people donate $10 each! Donations go directly to Good Samaritan and can be done online. (link coming soon.)


 All proceeds will support Good Samaritan House of Carbondale, which provides a food pantry, soup kitchen, emergency shelter, transitional housing, and emergency assistance to the area’s most vulnerable citizens. All donations stay local! Good Samaritan provides:
• Emergency Shelter or Transportation Services.
• Food Pantry to offer food and commodities.
• Soup Kitchen to provide balanced meals 3 times a day.
• Transitional Home for those who need help making a smooth transition to living an independent life again.

Since 1999, more than 2,000 race participants have been part of this great event!


  • Southern Illinois Healthcare  
  • Budslick Management 
  • Silkworm, Inc.
  • Daily Egyptian 
  • City of Carbondale
  • AES Solar
  • Banteera Bank
  • Jak and Monica Tichenor of Carbondale
  • Today’s Technology Auto Repair
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