Habitat Home Run

Join us for the 10th annual Habitat Home Run, a 5k, 10k, and 1 mile fun run on Saturday, August 24, 2019! Run through our fast, flat, and shady course on our new race route in Woodland Heights, Habitat’s partner in Neighborhood Revitalization!

All proceeds benefit Habitat for Humanity’s Neighborhood Revitalization efforts in Woodland Heights

The Habitat Home Run: 5k, 10k, 1 mile run is presented by Great American Title Company – a five-year partnership!

Race Details:

Pick your distance at the Habitat Home Run with a 5k, 10k, and 1 mile fun run option. Start and finish at historic Lafayette Park (202 E. Atlantic) in the Woodland Heights Neighborhood. A fast, flat, and shady route that have been revitalized by Habitat’s construction team and volunteers; see charming features the Moon City Creative District, and more!

  • Saturday, August 24, 2019 – 7:00 a.m. race start
  • Woodland Heights Neighborhood – Lafayette Park – 202 E. Atlantic
  • Download our race map here.


Race Registration

Register online here, or download a paper registration form: Race Registration Form. To pay in person by cash or check, please visit Habitat for Humanity ReStore at 2410 S. Scenic.

  • One Mile Fun Run: $25 pre-registration; $30 race day (ages 5 and under free)
  • 5k : $30 pre-registration; $35 race day
  • 10k: $35 pre-registration; $40 race day
  • Register before August 1st to be guaranteed a Habitat Home Run event shirt

Children under 5 may participate at no charge, but will not receive a shirt or bag. Participants with strollers and walkers should start at the back of the group. Race day registration begins at 6:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 24 at Lafayette Park.


Overall Winners: Top 3 male and female participants in both 5k & 10k will receive a gift certificate prize.

Age Division Prizes: Open to the 5k & 10k, male and female participants. Awards for first, second, and third place.

  • 15 & Under
  • 15-24
  • 25-34
  • 35-44
  • 45-54
  • 55-64
  • 65 & older

Race Registration Form

Race Map

After Party Details:

After the race, stick around for our after party! We’ll have great refreshments and activities in Lafayette Park!

Packet Pick Up:

Collect your race packet at the Habitat for Humanity ReStore from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Friday, August 23, 2019. Your packet will include vendor goodie bags, an event shirt, race bib, and race day instructions. Packet pick up is also available on site from 6:00 a.m. – 7:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 24, 2019 at Lafayette Park – 202 E. Atlantic.


Parking for race participants can be found in designated parking lots at Reed Academy, Woodland Heights Presbyterian, and at the Springfield Dream Center. Volunteers will be available to direct parking. Additional parking can be found along side streets. Review the Race Map to see designated lots.


More than 100 volunteers are needed to support the 10th annual Habitat Home Run! All volunteers will receive a FREE volunteer shirt from Habitat for Humanity! To register as a volunteer for the Habitat Home Run, click the link below.

Volunteer Registration: Habitat Home Run

Thank You Sponsors:

Thank you to all of our wonderful sponsors for making this event possible!

Presenting Sponsor:

10k Race Sponsor:


5k Race Sponsor:

Race Medal Sponsor:


After Party Sponsor:

Mile Marker Sponsor:

Banner Sponsors:

Runner Sponsor:

Media Partners:

After Party Partners:

Sponsorship Opportunities:

The Habitat Home Run brings together engaged and affluent citizens, including top executives and professionals from Springfield’s active business community.

We invite you to join us as a 2019 sponsor, and as a benefit, your business will receive outstanding recognition and visibility!  Contact Abby Glenn, Development Director at 417-829-4001 x 109 if you have any questions or would like to secure your sponsorship.


Questions & More Information:

If you’re looking for more information on the Habitat Home Run, visit our Facebook Event or contact Abby Glenn, Development Director, at 417-829-4001 x 109.

2019 Race Results

2019 Race Photos

2018 Race Results

2018 Race Photos

2017 Race Results

2017 Race Photos