Join Us for the Race for Every Child 2023

Walk or run a 5k for Children’s National Hospital. The Race for Every Child unites our community around a common goal to help children grow up stronger.

Date & Time

Saturday, October 21, 2023
8am: Opening Ceremony
8:45am: 5K
10am: Kids Dash

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Freedom Plaza
Washington, D.C.
(Or Virtually)

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Our Progress$12,405.00
  of Goal!
Our Goal $1.7 Million



        Champions Wall

        Thank you to the following champions for children’s health for raising $1,000
        to benefit Children’s National Hospital!

        Be the first to join our Champion's Club!

        About the Race for Every Child

        Join us for the Race for Every Child 2023 in person or virtually. 

        The 5K is an out-and-back course that starts at Freedom Plaza in Washington, D.C., heads toward the U.S. Capitol and passes iconic monuments. The Kids Dash is a 100-yard race on Pennsylvania Ave., NW.

        In-Person: Register for free through Oct. 15. If you sign up Oct. 16-21 to join in person, there is a $30 registration fee for the 5K and a $15 registration fee for the Kids Dash.
        Virtual: Register through Oct. 20 to join us virtually for free. 

        Earn your Race for Every Child 2023 T-shirt by raising at least $30 for Children’s National. T-shirts are not included with registration. 

        We monitor CDC guidelines regarding COVID-19 to ensure that we make the safest decisions for our community. We will notify you of any event changes.

        Images shows a family smiling while crossing the Race 2022 finish line togther

        Download the Race for Every Child App

        Easily track your progress, connect with your team and raise more money to support world-class care and research at Children’s National. Download for iOS or Android.

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