Race For A Soldier


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Registration now open! Click here to register for the RFAS 10 Miler, 5K & Virtual Run

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Run for a Cause

Since our first event in 2011, thousands of runners have run for a cause in beautiful Gig Harbor. If you're ready for our 10 Miler or prefer a slightly shorter haul (the 5K run/walk), this is an amazing event to be a part of.


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Running not your thing?

If you would like to be on our list of volunteers for Race For A Soldier or other Permission To Start Dreaming Events, please contact us using the form below and our Volunteer Coordinators will contact you.

SAFE Boats International - 5K Mile 2 sponsor of Race For A Soldier
Washington Patriot Construction LLC
Niagara Bottling, LLC | Mile 1 sponsor of the Race For A Soldier 5K
Crista Camps | Island Lake and Miracle Ranch - Mile 1 sponsor of Race For A Soldier
361 Degrees | Mile 2 sponsor of Race For A Soldier
Hanger Clinic - Empowering Human Potential (logo)
Burnett Real Estate Company - Mile 4 sponsor or Race For A Soldier
Ralph's Concrete Pumping Inc. (logo) | Mile 6 sponsor of Race For A Soldier
Edward Jones: Mile 7 sponsor of Race For A Soldier
Mile 9: Kyle's Mile in memory of Kyle Marshall Farr | a special thanks to Wounded Warrior Project
Best Western | Wesley Inn & Suites of Gig Harbor - proud sponsor of Race For A Soldier

Who we help - the Grant Recipients of the Permission To Start Dreaming Foundation

Grant Recipients

Real people, real help

Since its inception in 2011, Race For A Soldier has given nearly $300,000 to local and national programs that help soldiers give themselves Permission To Start Dreaming of life beyond their service to country.