Selfless Elf

Dec 19, 2015

Join us for our third annual Selfless Elf 5k run on Saturday, December 19, 2015. This will be an exciting way to embrace the season and wrap up our Hunger-Free Families campaign. Dress up in your favorite festive holiday-themed costumes or running gear, and run or walk the 3.1 mile course beginning and ending at the Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank.


Registration begins at 6:30 am
Race begins at 8:00 am at the
Akron-Canton Regional Foodbank
350 Opportunity Pkwy, Akron OH 44307

$35 Advance Registration
$40 On-Site/Day-Of Registration

Runners registered by December 4, 2015 will receive a race t-shirt and special souvenir striped elf socks. All others are subject to the quantity and sizes available.

Register Online

Download Race Route
Download Parking Map
Download Paper Registration Form

Become a VIP ELF

Become a VIP ELF by raising more than $250 in pledges and also receive a long sleeve dri-fit running shirt.

Collect pledges online

Download Pledge Form

Packet Pick-Up

Friday, December 18 12:30-5:30 pm
For those of you interested in securing your runner’s bag with bib ahead of time, please feel free to stop by the Foodbank on Friday afternoon. If you aren’t able to make it on Friday, do not worry! We will gladly hold your elf gear for a Saturday pick- up beginning at 6:30 am!

Saturday, December 19 6:30-7:45 am
Packets and bibs can be secured inside the Foodbank warehouse starting at 6:30 am. Runners will enter through the large dock/garage doors located off Dart Ave. Upon entering the building, please turn LEFT and proceed to the tables for preregistered runners.

Awards and Age Categories

Awards: Most Dashing (Best Dressed) and Top Fundraising VIP Elf

Age Categories: 0-14, 15-18, 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-99