2023 Charity Partner – Move for Hunger

Move for Hunger

Move For Hunger mobilizes transportation networks to deliver surplus food to communities in need. Since 2009, through our network of movers, multi family, and relocation partners, Move For Hunger has delivered over 28 million pounds of food which has provided more than 22 million meals to food banks and pantries across the United States & Canada.

Contact: Hannah Carnes
Email: [email protected]
Phone: (732) 774-0521

FUNDRAISING REQUIREMENTS
Move for Hunger runners commit to fundraising a minimum amount prior to race weekend, as outlined below:

  • Grandma’s Marathon — $500
  • Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon — $500
 

The fundraising goal must be reached before the runner may register for the race. If the minimum fundraising amount is not met, the remaining balance will be charged to the runner.

 

PERKS
Incentives are eligible after the initial $500 commitment has been reached, as follows:

  • Raise $250 over your fundraising goal and receive a $25 gift card
  • Raise $500 over your fundraising goal and receive a $50 gift card, a Move For Hunger sweatshirt, and a duffle bag
  • Raise $1000 over your fundraising goal and receive a $100 gift card, a Move For Hunger sweatshirt, and a duffle bag
  • Raise $1500 over your fundraising goal and receive a $100 gift card, a Move For Hunger sweatshirt, a duffle bag, and 1 night paid hotel stay (up to $400)

Fitger's 5K History

The Fitger’s 5K began in 1990 and over more than three decades has now become Duluth’s premier spring running event.

The 3.1-mile race traditionally starts and finishes in front of the historic Fitger’s building. The scenic race course takes participants through downtown Duluth and Canal Park.

Below are the all-time Fitger’s 5K race records and winners from each year. NOTE: Some early records are incomplete and our staff is working to retrieve those dating back to 1990.

2022 Fitger's 5K Parking Info

The Fitger’s 5K course starts and finishes just outside the historic Fitger’s Lakefront Hotel in downtown Duluth. They travel eastward toward 23rd Avenue East on Superior Street, London Road, and South Street.

2022 Fitger's 5K Parking Info

The Fitger’s 5K course starts and finishes just outside the historic Fitger’s Lakefront Hotel in downtown Duluth. They travel eastward toward 23rd Avenue East on Superior Street, London Road, and South Street.

2022 Fitger's 5K Parking Info

Free parking for the event is available in the parking ramp located next to Fitger’s.

Fitger’s Complex
600 E. Superior Street
Duluth, MN 55802

2022 Fitger's 5K Race Packet Pickup Info

The Fitger’s 5K course starts and finishes just outside the historic Fitger’s Lakefront Hotel in downtown Duluth. They travel eastward toward 23rd Avenue East on Superior Street, London Road, and South Street.

2022 Fitger's 5K Swag Items

The Fitger’s 5K course starts and finishes just outside the historic Fitger’s Lakefront Hotel in downtown Duluth. They travel eastward toward 23rd Avenue East on Superior Street, London Road, and South Street.