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Run/Walk for Shelter!

  • Forest Grove High School 1401 Nichols Lane Forest Grove, OR 97116 (map)

The Forest Grove United Church of Christ in partnership with Sonrise Church Forest Grove, is sponsoring a 5k and 1 mile Run-Walk and a “Tot Trot” to be held on Saturday, October 6 at 9:00 AM at Forest Grove High School.  The Run-Walk-Trot is to benefit the Temporary Emergency Shelter operated by the Forest Grove United Church of Christ and Sonrise Church Forest Grove, and to advocate for low income housing. This event will directly benefit low income persons and underserved populations, notably children and those experiencing disabilities.

Pricing:  This run is unique in that you get to set your registration “FEE” as a direct donation to support the Temporary Emergency Shelter.  All donations are tax deductible.

Registration:  To register online go to:

Registration is also open on day of the event.

For more information and to volunteer, please contact Event Coordinator Elena Parker (503) 357-9121 or email to  Thank you!

Earlier Event: October 5
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Later Event: October 6
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