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Run for Hunger

June 27, 2020 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 am

Join us for the l Elk Grove Run 4 Hunger benefiting the Elk Grove Food Bank

Elk Grove Food Bank Services is excited to announce its 16th annual Run 4 Hunger! The Run 4 Hunger is a certified, flat, 5k/10k run/walk that starts under the beautiful oak trees of Elk Grove Regional Park and winds through the surrounding neighborhoods. The Run 4 Hunger benefits the Elk Grove Food Bank which serves over 5,700 clients monthly. Join the Food Bank in our mission to provide essential resources to overcome the many faces of hunger and human need.

Elk Grove Food Bank Services

Our goal is to touch the lives of those in need. The Elk Grove Food Bank Services is responding to increasing hunger in our community by bringing food to those who need it the most.

We have grown from a resource for the hungry to a larger social services organization; offering a variety of additional services to help meet the needs of our community.

Our goal is to provide food security, so our community isn’t a hungry community. Read more

Races & Start Times

Race Day Registration: 7:00 a.m.
Kids’ Fun Runs: 8:05 a.m.
5K & 10K: 8:30 a.m.


Location

Elk Grove Regional Park, 9950 Elk Grove Florin Rd, Elk Grove, CA 95624


Packet Pickup

You may pick up your race packet or register on Friday, June 21 from 10am – 6pm at Fleet Feet Elk Grove (8238 Laguna Blvd Suite 200, Elk Grove, CA 95758).  You can also pick up your bib on race day starting at 7:00 am


Course

Looping course at Elk Grove Regional Park. 5K is one loop. 10K is two loops.


Features & Swag

  • Race shirts
  • Free pancake breakfast provided by Pride of Laguna Creek Lions
  • Finisher’s medal
  • Flat course
  • Live music
  • Vendor booths
  • Cheer stations
  • Chip timing

Awards & Age Divisions

Overall and Age Group awards for the 5K and 10K

Divisions: 12-under, 13-15, 16-18, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+

All kids in the Kids’ Fun Runs receive medals.

Online Registration: https://raceroster.com/events/2019/20375/elk-grove-run-4-hunger-2019

Details

Date:
June 27, 2020
Time:
8:30 am - 11:30 am
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Website:
https://www.egrun4hunger.com/

Venue

Elk Grove Regional Park
9950 Elk Grove Florin Rd
Elk Grove, CA 95624 United States
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Maya Miramontes

Volunteer and Site Coordinator

Maya participated in her first A Change of Pace event at the age of 3 months. From there she followed her siblings in participating in a multitude of events from runs to kids’ triathlons. While growing up with parents who ran a sports marketing firm, she had no choice but to attend most events her entire youth life. Now as an adult, she has returned (by her own choice) and now serves as the volunteer and site coordinator. In addition, she has also been instrumental in the 2024 design and transitioning of our new website. We are fortunate to have her tackle one of the more critical areas that are considered the backbone of any event, volunteers. Maya resides in Davis and In her spare time she spends time as a dog trainer while simultaneously assisting other local nonprofit organizations such as the Yolo County SPCA and Cancer Champions.

Alec Miramontes

Event Oversight and Volunteer Management

Alec, a graduate of the University of Oregon, oversees course and volunteer management on event day. He also helps coordinate infrastructure set up and tear down, equipment management and assists with race timing.

Dave Miramontes

Executive Director

Dave brings an impressive 36 years of event production, marketing, advertising, and graphic design experience to the team. Dave has not only been a decorated athlete, but he also understands how good teamwork can lead to a successful outcome. Having 4 active kids has allowed him to stay involved in youth sports as well as being active within the community. As the Executive Director of A Change of Pace, he still enjoys his role as the logistics coordinator for all Foundation and outside client events. In addition, he oversees course design & safety, city & police relations, graphic design, advertising, marketing, and creative concepts. Dave resides in Davis with his wife Jen and has 4 very cool kids, all of which has worked at A Change of Pace at one point or another.

Jeannine Henderson

Treasurer, Assistant Race Director & Head Timer

Jeannine not only oversees the day-to-day operations; she handles one of the most critical elements within the organization; the registration and timing department. Aside from overseeing the computerized timing department and client/participant relations, she handles our social media and website changes and medal/award design. Her guidance and organizational skills have become a huge value to the organization as she provides much of the input on special projects such as the Tour De Fit.

Jennifer Miramontes

Board Member

Jennifer has over twenty years of experience in the marketing field, including positions as the Marketing Director for Chevys Fresh Mex restaurants and Real Mex restaurants. Jennifer also has extensive experience developing community programs geared towards children, having served on the Board of Directors for the Davis Schools Foundation as well as the Patwin PTA. Jennifer has a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing from Pepperdine University, and is also a certified personal trainer. A runner herself, Jennifer has completed numerous triathlons and over 50 marathons, including top age-group finishes in high profile events such as the Boston Marathon and the Rock N Roll Marathon. Jennifer owns FIT House in Davis and enjoys inspiring her clients to reach their fitness goals.