2019 Race Against Racism

YWCA Greater Harrisburg
Soldier's Grove
Harrisburg, PA 17103
United States
Sat, Apr 27, 2019 -
8:30 am to 12:00 pm

Mark your calendars! The YWCA Greater Harrisburg's 15th Annual Race Against Racism will be held Saturday, April 27, 2019, rain or shine.  The race supports the YWCA's mission to eliminate racism, empower women and girls, and promote peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all.  The funds we raise are crucial to sustaining our racial justice programs throughout the year ahead. 

The 5K run/walk kicks off at 8:30 a.m. and starts and ends at Solider's Grove.  Day-of registration and packet pick-up open at 7:30 a.m. See below for pre-race registration!

This is the third year we will be following the route through downtown and midtown. The Annual Kid's Fun Run will take place at 10:00 a.m. during the Humanity Fest.  This is a FREE dash for kids through age 12.   There will be food trucks and vendors, live music, dancers and performances all following the race.

Pre-Registration is now closed. You can still join us for walk up registration on Saturday, though! We hope to see you there!


  • $30 – Adult/Team Registration through April 25, 2019
  • $20 - Kid Registration through April 25, 2019
  • $35 – Adult Registration  Race Day, April 27, 2019
  • $25 – Child Registration Race Day, April 27, 2019

Registration includes a t-shirt and a reusable Race Against Racism water bottle, while supplies last.  Registration must be completed by April 12 to guarantee a t-shirt and registration packet pickup.

TEAM REGISTRATION is now closed.

We also need volunteers for our Race! Route Marshalls are in high demand! Click here to sign up today!

Become a Sponsor for the 2019 Race Against Racism

 Does your organization share our commitment to eliminatinating racism?  There are still sponsorship opportunities available.  Click here for more information.

Exhibit at the Humanity Fest: If your organization is interested in hosting an exhibitor table at the festival, please complete and submit our Exhibitor Registration Form

We are still looking for volunteers for the day of the Race.  Come out and join in the fun and great event.  You will even get a t-shirt for helping out.  We definitely need Route Marshals to help at various locations along the race route.  Click here to sign up today!


The YWCA would like to thank all of our Sponsors for the 15th Annual Race Against Racism


Platinum Sponors



Media Sponsor 




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