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Date(s) - 03/25/2017
6:30 am - 9:30 am

Kiwanis Park


Join Tempe Community Action Agency (TCAA) and I-HELP on Saturday, March 25, 2017 at Kiwanis Park in Tempe for the 3rd Annual I-HELP 5K Run/Walk to Alleviate Homelessness.


Cost is $30 per person, which includes race bib and t-shirt.  All participants will be timed.

Proceeds for this event benefit I-HELP (Interfaith Homeless Emergency Lodging Program) – Tempe’s only homeless shelter program.

The 5K run will start at 7:30 a.m. and the 5K walk will start at 7:45 a.m. on the north soccer fields. The race will take you along the SRP Canal and around the scenic Kiwanis Lake.

Bring family and friends for a morning of music, food, 5K Run awards and fun to follow the race!

All participants will receive a t-shirt (disclaimer: t-shirt sizes are not guaranteed).

Thank you to our generous sponsors.



Carol Royse

HS Chiropractic color

Nick Bastian Team


Summit Foundation Logo

Tempe St Lukes Hospital - logo


2017 Corporate Sponsorship packet

Your impact:

Proceeds for this event benefit I-HELP – Tempe’s only homeless shelter program which operates seven nights a week, 365 days a year.  Your participation in the 2017 I-HELP 5K Run/Walk, helps make a difference to the more than 500 homeless men and women who annually seek safety, shelter and support in their journey to regain independence and long-term self-sufficiency. I-HELP empowers men and women to overcome their challenges, both short and long-term, in order to successfully secure employment, safe housing and independence.

Race details:

Packet pickup times (either Friday or Saturday)

  • Friday, March 24: 4:00-6:00 p.m.
    • Where: Tempe Community Action Agency (2146 East Apache Blvd., Tempe, AZ  85281)
  • Saturday, March 25 (race day): starting at 6:00 a.m.
    • Where: Kiwanis Park – north soccer fields (5500 S. Mill Ave., Tempe, AZ 85283)

Race/Walk Start Times

  • 5K run: 7:30 a.m.
  • 5K walk: 7:45 a.m.

5K race awards will be given to the following:

  • 1st place male and female senior (60+ years old),
  • 1st place male and female adult (18-59 years old),
  • 1st place male and female youth (12-17 years old)
  • Top Fundraising Team (Friends of I-Help)
  • Top Fundraising Individual (Friends of I-Help)


Please contact the Community Outreach Coordinator, Lexie Krechel, with any questions.

P: 480-350-5884  E: lexiek@tempeaction.org

Let us know you will be running, join our Facebook Event Page!

Can’t attend the I-HELP 5K? You can still support the event!