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
- Download the Participant Information Sheet for the course map and other information
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 Rogers Field in Devens, MA.
Help the 1 in 12 Massachusetts residents in our area struggling with food insecurity. Challenge yourself to walk or jog 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.
Note that this video is from our 2022 walk and refers to a virtual participation option and a walk date of May 1st. We did not make a new video this year. Please keep in mind that this year’s walk is in-person on May 7th.
How the walk works
The 5K course will start at or near Rogers Field in Devens, MA at 1:00pm. You need to finish by 3:00pm. All recreational activities 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. Each walker is asked to make an initial $25 donation as their entry fee.
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.
Many thanks to these generous area businesses who are supporting the cost of operating the Spring Into Action 5K so that all funds raised by participants can go to providing food and hope to neighbors in need.
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 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 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.