Annual 5K Run/Walk for Scholarships

8th Annual 5K Walk/Run for Scholarships
Saturday, September 27

Help raise scholarship dollars and support for MCC students on Homecoming Day!

Check-in, registration and warm-up activities open at 10 am
5K Walk/Run starts at 11 am

Fun for the entire family on MCC's Brighton Campus!
Come early for the pre-race festivities including Zumba warm-up, face painting, photo both and more!
The USATF certified 3.1 mile, family-friendly walk/run is open to the college community and general public.

Student participants who are enrolled in MCC in September 2014 will be eligible to enter our scholarship drawing - scholarships totaling $4,000 will be awarded at 12:30 pm during the Tailgate Party following the walk/run on Homecoming Day! Rules and regulations apply.*
Please see details below.


Register as an individual, start a team, join a team or sponsor someone you know!
$18 per person when you pre-register by September 21
$23 per person on or after September 22
$10 for current MCC students
Free for children ages 12 and under
Teams and team members must pre-register by Sept. 21
You can register in person on the day of race, starting at 10am.

  • Free On-site Parking (Lot G)
  • Zumba Warm-Up
  • Children's Activities
  • Commemorative T-shirt
  • Our course is certified to be accurate by the USATF#NY13111
  • Prime Scenic Course, on Flat Surface
  • Timing provided by YellowJacket Racing
  • Awards and Prizes
  • Giveaways
  • Locker rooms and showers are available for your use after the race.
  • Free Trial Membership in the Alumni Advantage Program featuring use of the PAC Center, Indoor Track, and Fitness Center. Call 585-262-1501 for details.

Proceeds from MCC's 8th Annual 5K Walk/Run for Scholarships will be directed to the MCC Foundation general scholarship fund.

Watch our 2013 5K Video

Thank you for helping us raise $11,958 last year!

Help us reach our 2014 fundraising goal of $14,000!

Tailgate Party and Lunch

Following the 5K, join us for a tailgate party and lunch. Enjoy music, ice-cold beverages and a hot buffet lunch in the gymnasium. Awards and scholarship drawing at 12:30 pm. Lunch tickets are $8 per person and may be purchased for you, your family and friends! (The hot buffet lunch is not included in your walk/run registration fee.) Children ages 12 and under are free of charge. Please make your lunch reservation by September 24. Tailgate Luncheon is sponsored by the MCC Association and Sodexo.

MCC Tribunes

Stay for the day and cheer on the MCC Tribunes. Women's and Men's soccer teams, DiMarco Field. Game times and opponents to be announced soon.

The 5K Walk/Run for Scholarships and the Tailgate Party are hosted by the Monroe Community College FOUNDATION

Thank you to our sponsors:

*8th Annual 5K Walk/Run for Scholarships Drawing Rules

  1. You must be a current MCC student, enrolled in the Fall 2014 semester, to enter drawing.
  2. You must register for the 5K Walk/Run to enter drawing.
  3. You must pay $10 registration fee to enter drawing.
  4. You must check in by 10:40 am day of the event AND fill out the scholarship entry drawing form.
  5. You must particpate in the 5K Walk/Run to be eligible.

Students who are physically unable to run or walk, but wish to enter the drawing, must contact the MCC Foundation by September 20 to learn about participation opportunities. Student(s) must attend on race day.

5K Walk/Run for Scholarships Planning Committee

Donna Burke / Dave Ghidiu / Pat Joram '12 / Stacey Lautenslager / Kristen Love / Jodi Oriel '93 / Michelle Parker / Courtney Sprague '02 / Dawn Quatro '91 / John Wadach / Kimberly Willis '92

Questions or comments?

Send an email to Karen A. Shaw '78, alumni and annual giving coordinator at the MCC Foundation or call 585-262-1501.