The Charity Charge 5K Benefits More Than 20 Alexandria Charities

The Charity Charge 5K this Saturday morning at Cameron Run Regional Park offers a great way to do something active and support participating Alexandria nonprofits making an impact in our community.

Register for The Charity Charge 5K.

The Charity Charge 5K benefits Gifts In Kind International, a nonprofit whose mission is to help companies help charities, but also gives you the chance to support participating nonprofits.

How You Can Support Alexandria Nonprofits

The Charity Charge 5K also provides a way for you to support your favorite local participating nonprofit by donating $10 of your registration fee to that organization. Once you register, let Charity Charge know what local nonprofit you'd like to support by emailing them at

Friends of Guest House
Access Housing Southeast Veterans Service Center
Carpenter's Shelter
National Center for Children and Families (NCCF)
The American Horticultural Society
Loving Arms, Inc.
Starlight Children's Foundation Mid Atlantic
Girls, Inc.
Samaritan Inns, Inc.
Rebuilding Together Alexandria
New Hope Housing
Ten Thousand Villages
SCAN (Stop Child Abuse Now) of Northern Virginia
Mentors, Inc.
Center for Alexandria's Children
Hopkins House
ACT for Alexandria
Joint Council on International Children Services
Kids Peace
Heroes Helping Heroes
Girls on the Run of Northern Virginia
Friends of the Alexandria Mental Health Center

After The Race: Nonprofit Fair, Food, and Entertainment

Following the race, everyone is invited to a nonprofit fair, exhibiting 20+ nonprofits who make an impact in the community. There will also be food and entertainment. As a participant, you can donate to one of the local nonprofit agencies participating in the community fair. Please email to let us know who you are supporting.

For more information about The Charity Charge 5K, visit The Charity Charge 5K registration page or email them at


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