A River of People Creating Resources for Orphans

Saturday May 20, 2017   

Hains Point - East Potomac Park


Permission to use this photograph on this website granted by Scott Spagnoli. No other use is permitted.


Map of race route


2017 REGISTRATION is now CLOSED                       


Thanks to everyone that walked, ran, volunteered, or just cheered us all on.


Click this link for the official results of the 2017 5K race:



We look forward to seeing you next year!



                              WASHINGTON DC  20024












Event Director for DC River Run for Orphans

Bob Licitra | Children’s Fund BobLicitra@ChildrensFund.net | 703-652-7647


River Run for Orphans Events Nationwide

To learn more about events around the country to benefit orphans, or to schedule an event, contact Gerry Geraghty at Hope@RiverRunforOrphans.org

Washington DC: 05/20/2017

7:15 am - Race packet pick up begins

7:45 am - 1 Mile Fun Run begins

8:00 am - Race packet pick up closes

8:00 am - 5K begins

9:30 am - Race times posted / Event activities        

Donate Directly

Children's Fund works with grassroots community leaders to provide for the care and education of poor and orphaned children in Cameroon, Haiti, India, Pakistan, Uganda and Zambia. 

PO Box 7936 McLean, VA 22106.


Friends of Children's Charities supports charitable organizations that benefit children in the US and internationally.


Christian Children's Foundation works with Christian missions to support and educate orphans and vulnerable children in India, Haiti, Pakistan, and Uganda.