17th Annual 5K Run

 Presented by Orville’s Home Appliances

Wednesday, July 25, 2018 • 6:30pm

2018 Buffalo News “Runner of the Year” Race


A certified and sanctioned course through beautiful Buffalo neighborhood streets, starting and finishing at the Ronald McDonald House at 780 West Ferry Street, Buffalo.

The Run event raises funds for the Ronald McDonald House of Buffalo, a “home-away-from-home” for families with sick or injured children receiving treatment at Buffalo hospitals.


Sign Up

Online registration is now closed


Entry Fee:
$25 through 4/30
$30 from 5/1 through 7/24
$35 Race Day 7/25

Online registration closes 7/24 at midnight.

Need a Paper Application? 
Download the Paper Application.  Please complete and return application and payment to:  Score This!!!, Inc., 15 Ranch Trail Ct., Orchard Park, NY 14127 Make checks payable to: Score This!!!, Inc.


Packet Pickup and In Person Registration 
Ronald McDonald House 780 West Ferry, Buffalo, NY 14222
Tuesday July 24 from Noon to 7:00pm for participants registered by midnight July 23rd.
Race Day July 25 from Noon to 6:30pm

Awards and Amenities
Top Overall Male and Top Overall Female

1st – 3rd place age groups winners male and female in the following:
AGE DIVISIONS: 10 and under, 11-14; 15-19; 20-24; 25-29; 30-34; 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-84, 85 and over.

post-run-party-photoPost Run Party

Voted one of Buffalo’s “Best Post-Run Parties”
Join us between 7:00pm – 9:30pm for a picnic dinner, beer, pop, awards and more! Includes both runners, and their non-runner guests! Guests welcome for $10 each. Wristband is required. Guest wristbands available for pickup at Packet Pickup.  Post-run party guest passes available at Packet Pickup.
Live music by The Scott Celani Band.

Volunteer Opportunities

The registration deadline has passed.  If you missed the deadline and would still like to volunteer, please email 5krunvolunteer@roadrunner.com to see if there are still openings.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsorship opportunities are now available.  For details see our 17th Annual Ronald McDonald House 5K Run Sponsorship Package.  To be included in promotional materials, please respond no later than April 3rd, 2018. For additional information please contact Sally Vincent at (716) 883-1177 or svincent@rmhcwny.org.

Meet Our 2018 5K Run Sponsors – Don’t Miss Your Chance!
Your support makes a difference in the lives of seriously ill children and in the lives of their families.

        Presenting Sponsor

  Gold, Starting & Finish Line, Silver Sponsors

 ctg-for-posting united-health-care-for-posting  me-engineering-for-posting
 sons-logo-for-posting just-4-me-for-posting gla-for-posting
 bandelogo-01  mcdlogocolfaxlockupvertical och-for-posting
ml-for-posting  samuel-for-web
 2017-wkbw_c7_call_letter_r  fisherpricelogo

 Race Course Sponsors

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 bills-for-posting  thumbnail-for-website  evans-bank-for-posting
 higgins-kane-for-posting  phillip-lytle-for-posting  philadelphia-insurance-for-posting
 rich-produxts-for-posting  bp-for-posting  upd-for-posting
                       Ellen Dalydanahy-resl-estate-logo-final Print  wegmansnameonlybrown

Post-Race Party Sponsors

ADESA Buffalo
Anderson-DuBose Company
Catholic Health
Chiampou Travis Besaw & Kershner LLP
DENT Neurologic Institute
M. J. Peterson Real Estate/Susie Lenahan
Pediatric Cardiology Associates of WNY, LLC
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
St. Bonaventure University Buffalo Center
Tonawanda Pediatrics


Product & Service Sponsors

Anderson-DuBose Co.
Canisius High School
Coca-Cola Bottling Co.
Dunn Tire LLC
Fisher Bus Service
Flying Bison Brewing Co.
Irish Carbonic
JetBlue Airlines
Modern Corporation
National Grid
Orville’s Home Appliances
Republic Services
The Scott Celani Band
Try-It Distributing
Upstate Niagara Cooperative
VSP Graphic Group