The 7th Annual Hummelstown Hunger Run/Walk is a family-friendly fundraising event for the Hummelstown Food Pantry.  

Enjoy a 5K or 5Mile run or 5K walk along the beautiful streets of Hummelstown while supporting a great cause.  This event is pet and stroller friendly.


All proceeds benefit the Hummelstown Food Pantry, which:

  • currently has 160+ families (176 adults, 131 children, and 38 seniors) registered who qualify for food assistance within the 17036 ZIP code.

  • serves 80-90 families weekly.

  • provides each family with turkey and special fixings at Easter, Thanksgiving and Christmas

  • receives new applications for aid weekly

  • is completely staffed and managed by volunteers



Friday, May 13th

                       5:00 pm - 6:30 pmOptional - Early packet                              pick-up and registration at Schaffner Park                                (BoroPark)

EVENT DAY - Saturday, May 14th

                      8:30 am - 9:30 am - Packet pick-up and                                    registration

                     10:00 am - 5K & 5M Run Start

                      Immediately following runners - 5K Walk Start

Location:    Schaffner Park (Boro Park)

                     Corner of Poplar Ave. and Water St.

                     Hummelstown, PA 17036


On-site restroom facilities and easy on or off street parking are available.


All registrants will receive a gift bag that includes a race T-shirt, etc.  (T-shirts guaranteed if registered by 4/26.) 


Registrants and volunteers who bring a non-perishable food item for our collection bin will be entered into a drawing for one of the many gift certificates provided by our local sponsors.  

US Road Running promises a great event for our participants with disposable bib timing chips, and a race announcer.  We will also have our photographer onsite again this year taking finish line and event pictures.


Prizes for 5K & 5M runners:

Top 1st - 3rd Male and Female finishers receive cash prizes and medals.  ($75 for 1st place, $50 for 2nd place and $30 for 3rd place).

Winner medals and a selection from our prize table will be awarded to:

  • 1st-2nd male and female finishers in each age group

  • 1st 5K stroller

  • 1st 5M stroller

  • 1st 5K dog

  • 1st 5M dog