Jersey Shore Rescue Mission 5K Race, Family Walk, & Virtual Challenges

Thu October 1 - Sat October 31, 2020 Asbury Park, NJ 07712 US Directions
Why Race?

This year, there are several ways you can join us for the 3rd annual Jersey Shore Rescue Mission 5K Race!

1. Join us IN PERSON, on the boardwalk in Asbury Park for our 5K Race, 2 Mile Walk or Kids Fun Run on October 24!
2. Join us VIRTUALLY through our Virtual 5K and walk or run your 5K anywhere in the world between October 24 -- 31!
3. Join our Mission to Mission CHALLENGE and take on a goal above and beyond our virtual 5K! Choose either 100K or 100 Miles to complete between October 1 - 31! 

Proceeds from the event will support the programs of the Jersey Shore Rescue Mission, a non profit organization which ministers to the homeless, helpless, and hopeless in the Asbury Park area by meeting their physical, emotional, and spiritual needs through a structured program which enables them to lead responsible, productive lives.  Each year, through the support of the community,  the Jersey Shore Rescue Mission provides:

  • 27,000 meals
  • 13,390 nights of shelter
  • $62,000 worth of goods through a Coat Giveaway, Thrift Store Vouchers, Project Backpack and other community aid
  • Graduates 45 men from the Life Change Recovery Program in partnership with Market Street Mission

We encourage you to show your support for those who are striving for recovery from drug and alcohol addiction and help provide the necessary programs and resources for those in need in the community. 

How can YOU join us? 

  • Register to participate in our event! Share it with your friends and family (near and far) and run as a team! Use the referral code you receive when you register, and if 5 friends register with your code, you'll get your registration fee refunded! 
  • Consider a donation above your registration fee. (Donations are tax deductible.)
  • Fundraise by asking family & friends to sponsor your run or walk with a donation.
  • Become a sponsor and help make the race possible! Email Neal Richards for more information -

Jersey Shore Rescue Mission is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that provides all our services free of charge to those in need. We are not subsidized by government funding. To learn more about Jersey Shore Rescue Mission, visit 

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