The Spirit Foundation's Annual "5K Run and Walk for Hope"


Event Date

Sat, Aug 15, 2015


Atlanta, GA


Activity Today Later

Running-5K - Individual Age group/open

$25 $25 Closed

Walking-5K - Individual Age group/open

$25 $25 Closed

About This Activity


Cervical cancer is preventable. 

Join us for the 5K Run & Walk for Hope and help us save a life.

Become a "SPIRIT ANGEL" by registering to participate in the Spirit Foundation's Annual 5K "Run and Walk for Hope". 

        This years 2015 '5K Run and Walk for Hope' begins at Atlanta's Grant Park

                  840 Cherokee Avenue, SE, Atlanta, Georgia 30312.   (Located near the Atlanta Zoo.)

Bring the family and stay the day while running/walking for hope!


Your $25.00 Entry Fee provides one underserved woman with a free Pap Test.   

(T-shirts will be guaranteed to all racers registered by July 31st. Late pre-registration and race day registrants will be on a first come, first serve basis.)

The foundation’s first Walk for Hope was held in 2009, drawing hundreds of community leaders and supporters. The walk has grown to the annual 5K Run and Walk for Hope bringing together members of the community and representatives from CDC, American Cancer Society, CancerQuest, Northside Hospital, National Coalition for Cervical Cancer Coalition, Kaiser Permanente, Emory University and Morehouse School of Medicine.

The event is now held annually in August, GYN Cancer Awareness Month.

The Run & Walk for Hope fundraiser is used to support programs for HPV and Cervical Cancer screening for the under served and provide cancer treatment and preventive services.

Come join us for this fun event which honors cancer survivors, builds community awareness, provides access to health services and promotes awareness of cervical cancer & HPV disease.

Event details and schedule

Event Schedule

      "Check-In and Onsite Registration"  7:00 am-8:30 am

      "Warm-up"   8:30 am - 9:00 am

      "5K Run"      9:00 am - 10:15 am

      "5K Walk"     9:10 am - 10:30 am

      "Awards Ceremony" 10:30 am - 11:00 am

Run/Walk Route Map

Run/Run Route Description

Grant Park Site Plan

About Our Organization

The Spirit Foundation, Inc. is a global non-profit health organization dedicated to reducing the number of people affected by HPV-related cancers globally and domestically.

Since 2005, we have partnered with local, national, and international health agencies, non-profit organizations, and free health clinics to support and provide HPV educational programs and free cervical cancer screenings. Through our partnerships and fundraising efforts we seek to ensure that the disparities in the prevalence of cervical cancer and other HPV-related cancers among low resource communities no longer exist. The Spirit Foundation is a 501c3 not-for-profit organization.

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