8th Annual Marian House Race to Embrace Independence 5K Run and Walk

  • Lake Montebello

Online Registration is now closed. Registration will be available on race day morning.

Join us for a fun, healthy, family-friendly and festive neighborhood celebration to support and highlight the successes of Marian House women moving from dependence to independence. Your participation helps raise vital funds for housing, food, clothing, education, life skills, employability training, counseling service and other necessary support services for homeless women and children.


ENTRY FEES (No Processing Fees Charged!!!)

Adult 5K Run: $40 

Adult 5K Walk: $40

Adult 1-Mile Family Run Run/Walk: $40 

Child 1-Mile Family Fun Run/Walk (Under 12): $20

There are no refunds or transfers of registration fees permitted for this event. 

Each participant, regardless of age, must complete an entry form and sign a release.


RACE INFORMATION

Questions? Please contact Kelly Dees at 410-308-1870 or kelly@charmcityrun.com.


REGISTRATION AND/OR PACKET PICK-UP

Race-Day Registration
7:30 a.m. 
Family Race Village at Lake Montebello 


AMENITIES

Each of the first 500 registered adults receives a Marian House 5K tech T-shirt, and each registered child receives a cotton T-shirt (while supplies last) - many sizes are now sold out.  Hang out afterwards at the Family Race Village for food, entertainment and awards in many categories.  Fun for the whole family!

On-course water stations, on-site medical assistance, and porta-potties will be provided.

Tech shirts guaranteed for first 500 adult registrants.  Shirts are fitted; order one size up if you prefer a loose fit.  Requested size is not guaranteed.


COURSE

Begins at Baltimore’s Lake Montebello, goes to Marian House on Gorsuch Avenue, and ends at Lake Montebello.  The Family Fun Run will be one mile around the lake.

For the safety of all participants, NO roller blades, roller skates, skateboards, scooters, or bicycles are permitted in either event. Strollers are allowed.


AWARDS

Performance awards will be given to the top three male and female finishers overall and to the top three finishers in each of the following age categories: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, and 70 and over.


BENEFICIARY

An independent nonprofit organization located in the Better Waverly neighborhood of Baltimore City, Marian House provides housing and comprehensive support services to women who are homeless and/or recovering from addiction.  We strive to help women move from dependence to independence.

To volunteer or for questions, please contact Marian House at 410-467-4246.