Join us for Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services' 25th annual Run to Feed the Hungry sponsored by Western Health Advantage and presented by KCRA/KQCA on Thursday, November 22, 2018! Join us on Thanksgiving morning to celebrate with friends and family to raise awareness about food insecurity in our community! 

Registration opens on July 15, 2018


A Sacramento Tradition

In 1994, 796 participants turned out for the inaugural Run to Feed the Hungry event on Thanksgiving morning. This Sacramento tradition, now celebrating a record-breaking 29,604 participants in 2017, is not only the largest run in Sacramento but also the largest Thanksgiving Day fun run in the country! 

Run to Feed the Hungry is owned by Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services and all profits directly benefit the organization. The costs associated with putting on this event are kept low as a result of our generous sponsors, contributions of goods and services and through the incredible volunteer efforts of the community! We're proud to consider you our family, friends and dedicated partners. See you Thanksgiving Day!


The largest Thanksgiving Day fun run in the country! 

2017 = 29,604 RUNNERS


More Than a Meal

Much more than just food, Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services (SFBFS) offers 14 diverse services, all focusing on education and moving families to self-sufficiency and financial independence. This is made possible through the help of over 9,000 volunteers who contribute more than 85,000 hours every year. SFBFS directly serves families in our community and offers a hand up in the form of education, not a hand out, to each individual who seeks assistance. SFBFS is supported through private donors, some grants and special events such as Run to Feed the Hungry. SFBFS provides food, clothing, education and hope to 140,000 men, women and children each month thanks to your support.

Your contribution and support will be felt by thousands of families in need throughout our community. The funds raised at this event will impact men, women and children in our community every day by providing free emergency goods and life-changing services including food, diapers, clothing, mentoring, education and hope.


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