Join us for the 10th Annual Miles for a Mission Race. This year’s event will be both virtual AND in person. We hope that you will participate in any way that is convenient to you.
For in person participants, Dogapalooza will take place starting at 9:15 AM & be in full swing after the race. It will feature competitions for ‘Best Trick’, ‘Looks Most Like Your Dog’, ‘Best in Show’ and more.
We are proud to announce that we have chosen New Covenant Center as the beneficiary for the 2022 Miles for a Mission Race. Our goal is to raise funds and awareness for the work of this important organization.
New Covenant Center (NCC), located in Stamford, provides a nutritious meal to all those who are hungry. By creating a safe, warm and compassionate environment, NCC takes steps toward empowering men, women, and children to reach their full potential and regain their dignity and self-respect. NCC is open 365 days a year, serving lunch and dinner, as well as operating a 3x per week Food Pantry. In total, NCC provides almost 600,000 meals per year. Additionally, NCC provides a shower, haircuts and toiletries, as well as job skills training, immigration services, a Family Loan program that provides financial education and other social services to create a path for its guests toward a better life. Visit their website at https://www.newcovenantcenter.org/ Click this link for NCC’s latest VIDEO
We hope you will join us by registering, making an additional donation if you can, and spreading the word among your family and friends.
Participating Virtually or In Person?
To take part in the Virtual race any time between Sep 19 – 25, you can walk, run, jog, hike or even hop on your treadmill and complete your own personal 5K. You can also walk together with friends or family members, following proper social distancing protocols. If you’d like, you can track your time and distance and we’ll provide a way for you to submit your results.
For the In Person event & Dogapalooza, join us at St. Francis Episcopal Church, 2810 Long Ridge Rd, Stamford, CT, on Sep 25 – canine companions are welcomed to the race and Dogapalooza!