Loaves & Fishes Spring Into Action 5K

The 2023 Spring Into Action 5K walk and fun run will be on May 7th!

At a glance:

Register and recruit your team members and sponsors

Join us at Devens on May 7th

  • 5K participants start at 1:00pm and should plan to complete their walk or run by 3:00pm

Details:

Walk or Run with us on May 7th!

Join Loaves & Fishes Spring Into Action 5K for hunger and register as an individual or a team! Our 2023 event will be a walk and fun run in-person on May 7th starting from the Loaves & Fishes tent near Vicksburg Square along Rogers Field in Devens, MA.

Help the 1 in 12 Massachusetts residents in our area struggling with food insecurity. Challenge yourself to walk, run, or hike 5K (about 3.1 miles). Challenge your friends, family, co-workers and social network to sponsor you. Spread the word about the virtual walk on social media.

All proceeds will benefit Loaves & Fishes Food pantry and help support our neighbors in need in Ayer, Devens, Dunstable, Groton, Harvard, Littleton and Shirley.

How the walk works

For those who are comfortable participating in an in-person, outdoor event we will have a 5K course for walking and jogging at Devens. The course will start at the Gazebo in Rogers Field at 1:00pm. You need to finish by 3:00pm. All recreational acticvities in Devens must follow the Devens Rules & Regulations (PDF).

Want to walk?

Walkers and walking teams can register here on the website. You will receive a walker / team number that you can give to your sponsors so they can associate their donation with you when they visit the website to donate.

Want to sponsor a walker or team?

To sponsor a walker or team, visit the donation page and choose the walker or team you wish to sponsor.

Want to make a donation?

If you aren’t sponsoring a walker or team but believe that no one should go hungry and want to help, please visit the donation page to make a general donation.

About Loaves & Fishes

Loaves & Fishes Food Pantry, Inc. is located in Devens, MA and our mission is to provide nutritious food, in an atmosphere of kindness and respect, to individuals in need who reside in Ayer, Devens, Dunstable, Groton, Harvard, Littleton and Shirley. We’re working to help the 1 in 6 families in this part of Massachusetts that face food insecurity. Donations in support of individuals and teams participating in the Spring Into Action Virtual 5K go directly to helping us help these neighbors in need.

Do you know someone that needs help with food?

We appreciate the generosity of the Spring Into Action 5K virtual walk, hike, run or bike participants and their sponsors. Not everyone is in a position to donate. If you or someone you know in Ayer, Devens, Dunstable, Groton, Harvard, Littleton or Shirley is struggling to get enough nutritious food for yourself or your family, please visit https://loavesfishespantry.org for more information on getting help from Loaves & Fishes.