Norwich Winterfest 5K

Saturday - November 26, 2016


Norwich Free Academy, 305 Broadway, Norwich, CT

Start Time:

Kids 10:30 AM, 5K 11:00 AM

Note:  Road Closures occur prior to first event.

Come check out this great 5K, put on to benefit Reliance House, Inc. Race day activities will include face painting, athlete massage, and the annual Winterfest parade beginning at 1:00 pm. Showers are available for runners staying for the parade.

Open to walkers and runners at all fitness levels.

The top overall female and male finishers will be awarded $200, 2nd place will receive $100, and 3rd place will obtain $50.

Charity Partner who benefits from your direct donation

logo_reliance_houseMental health diagnoses affect 1 in 4 or nearly 60 million Americans every year. More importantly, many individuals who are diagnosed CAN and DO RECOVER! Your support in the Winterfest 5K will help stomp out the stigma surrounding mental health.

Reliance House, Inc. is a non-profit community mental health center with a mission to enhance health through mental wellness. They serve over 800 adults annually through 30+ programs with the compassion and dedication of 300 employees. For over 39 years, Reliance House has helped people positively progress in their lives by partnering with adults to advance their day to day life skills such as cooking, cleaning, personal hygiene, transportation and budgeting. Reliance House programs also help individuals find and preserve stable housing, advance their educational goals, gain career experience, develop social networks and maintain employment.

For more information on Reliance House, please follow us on Facebook.

Donations to Reliance House can be made through Network for Good or mailed to 40 Broadway, Norwich, CT 06360.

For sponsorship information, please contact Nicole Reynolds at ext. 275 or nreynolds@reliancehouse.org.

Platinum Sponsor


Gold Sponsor

BC Heating & Cooling

Bronze Sponsors

Peter Powers
  F&F Distributors
  Byrnes Agency
Smith Insurance   Girard Toyota