Thu November 28, 2019 Akron, OH US 44302 Directions

Single Adult - 4 Mile Run / Walk

9:00AM EST - 10:15AM EST

1 Mile Fun Walk

8:30AM EST - 8:50AM EST

4 Mile Run/Walk - VIRTUAL ENTRY

9:00AM EST - 10:15AM EST
Race Website

Additional race information can be found at

419 W. Exchange Street
Akron, OH US 44302

The 28th Annual Home Run for the Homeless on Thanksgiving Day 2019 - sponsored by Cleveland Clinic Akron General! Last year we had over 3,000 registrants for the run and walk combined. Since this is our only fund raiser for the year,it significantly impacts our ability to fulfill our mission. Thanks to all who made this a tremendous success!

We have a great 4 mile run that takes you through Akron and Historic Glendale Cemetery. We also have our 1 mile fun run / walk.

Parking will be available at 348 Locust St.

Shuttle service will be from 348 Locust St. to the race from 7am to 11:30am

Packet Pick-Up

Vertical Runner in Hudson on Monday, Nov 25th and Tuesday, Nov 26th 4pm to 8pm.

Weds, Nov 27th at Gennesaret in Akron 12pm to 6pm.

Race day beginning at 7am.


Race Contact Info

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Course Map

The course will start and finish at Gennesaret as it has for the last few years.

Runners head South on West Exchange to Dart. Left on Dart which turns into Ash. Ash to Mill. Mill to Main. Do a 180 turn on Mill back towards the Interbelt. Cross the bridge as you head toward Rand. Left merge onto Rand. Rand to Exchange. Right on Exchange then enter Glendale Cemetery to the right. Follow the course signs through Glendale as you run in a counter clockwise direction. Run out the Glendale exit to the 180 turnaround. Re-enter Cemetery and continue following signs. Exit Glendale where you entered on West Exchange. Turn right on to West Exchange and head to the finish line!

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2017 Photos can be found here->


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