Run with Passion 5K Run/Walk

Race: Run with Passion 5K Run/Walk
Sat June 12, 2021 Dublin, OH 43064 US Directions
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5k Run/Walk: In-Person

$30 8:30AM EDT Price increases after May 15, 2021 at 11:59pm EDT

5k Run/Walk: Virtual

$30 Price increases after May 15, 2021 at 11:59pm EDT
9801 Hyland-Croy Rd
Dublin, OH US 43064

Announcing our 8th Annual Run with Passion 5k

  • Saturday, June 12th, 8:30 a.m. – Glacier Ridge Metro Park, Dublin
  • Run, Walk, Skip or skip the race altogether (Go Virtual!) All options are available!
  • Register yourself, and then spread the word to others about the Passion 5k
  • Consider starting a Race Group and register your family and friend!

Race Details

  • Register online until June 10 or Race Day Registration begins @ 7:00 a.m.
  • Special Race T-shirt and Bib to all participants
  • Children aged 12 and under will automatically be credited with a $5 discount at checkout.


  • Malawi Hand Carved Finisher Medal for first 75 Finishers!
  • Malawi Hand Carved Awards for Top 3 Male, Female, and Youth Winners!

Special This Year!

  • Distinct Race Gaiter available for purchase – Only $5
  • 'Be a Sponsor' registration option!  Yes, you can be a Race Sponsor!  Special $125 Registration Option and YOU will be a Race Sponsor with your name on the Race T-shirt.  Must register by 5.5.2021 to be a Sponsor


What is Most Special this year is our focus, The Passion Center Champions Club!

The Champions Club is our Special Needs ministry, a ministry first of its kind in the region.  In a place where even caring for the able is a challenge, those with special needs can, unfortunately, be unintentionally neglected. That is why this year is all about our Champs Club!

Special new T-shirt Logo and font – just this year – to remember our Champs!



The Passion Center for Children is a dynamic partnership between individuals, churches, and organizations in the United States committed to making a real difference in Malawi, Africa. Commonly known as the "Warm Heart of Africa," this beautiful country staggers under the growing weight of HIV/AIDS, poverty, and disease which continues to steal the futures of so many orphans, widows, and entire communities. 

We focus on Community Transformation that is Church-based and Christ-centered.  We are convinced that God has been, is presently, and will continually be about seeking and saving those who are lost and broken.  Our desire is to join Him in rescuing, redeeming, and restoring orphans, the vulnerable, and whole communities.  In just a few short years, the Passion Center had grown into a dynamic, orphan rescuing, widow encouraging, household reclaiming, community strengthening, Church Planting, Christ-centered ministry.

Presently, the Passion Center provides food to over 330 village children and pays their Primary and Secondary school tuition and fees; cares for over 45 Child-Headed Households; operates a Community Health Network to over 150 villages; cares for more than 70 special needs children; supports over 20 Infants who have lost their mothers shortly after birth; is actively involved in youth sports outreach; enables over 30 students in attending Universities & Colleges; operates a community library and a growing Vocational Training program; as well as training over 1,000 Pastors and ministry leaders throughout the region.  Real lasting change is possible when the love and grace of God is communicated clearly and in tangible ways.    

We thank you for joining us in this work and invite you to visit the Passion Center in Malawi!

To find out more, visit 

Event Proceeds

100% of net proceeds benefit the Passion Center for Children's ministry in Malawi, Africa.  All race committee members are unpaid volunteers. 

2021 Run with Passion 5k Sponsors

  • Support GO
  • Flyers Pizza and Subs
  • Kirkey and Company Accountants
  • Cuco’s Taqueria
  • Prater Engineering
  • Security Plus Insurance
  • Greg & Cheryl Kielich
  • II Chronicles 7:14
    And maybe YOU!!!




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