Schedule of Events
>>>>Date & Time
28th Annual GRIP Harmony Walk & 5K Race Presented by Chevron
Saturday, October 25, 2014 (Rain or Shine!)
8:00 am- 12:00 pm
Registration: 8:00 am
Pancake Breakfast 8:00 am
Rally: 8:30 am
Race Start 8:55 am
Walk Start 9:00 am
Festival: 10:00 am- 11:30 am
>>>>Location & Route
Begins & ends at 450 Civic Center Plaza Richmond
5K course travels from Civic Center up Barrett Ave circles down MacDonald Ave and back to the Richmond Civic Center Plaza.
Parking is available in the parking lot directly across from the Civic Center Plaza and along the street.
The 28th Annual GRIP Harmony Walk & 5K Run to End Homelessness Presented by Chevron is the largest fundraising event in West Contra Costa County. Community members, businesses, congregations, public agencies, nonprofits and schools participate to help raise funds in support of the GRIP's Family Housing Shelter. 2014 marks the 28th anniversary for this fun-filled event!
The event entails two components: (1) The traditional GRIP Harmony Walk —a 3.5 mile walk course and (2) the newest component, a 5k run. So whether your preference is to walk or run the 28th Annual GRIP Harmony Walk & 5K Run to End Homelessness has something in store for you. The theme of this year’s event is “Roll, Walk, Race to end hunger and homelessness. The event will feature kids races and activities, a dog walk, a free pancake breakfast and the Community Fair/Festival.
This event is made possible through the generous support of our sponsors. Click here to view a list of sponsors.