Online registration has now closed, but you can still register on Saturday, starting at 8:30 AM! Donations may still be made to your team page and the event.

2017 Sock It to Poverty 5K logo


Each year, St. Vincent de Paul aids over 100,000 people who are homeless and impoverished by providing emergency shelter, supportive housing, food, clothing, household items, and guidance that leads clients to self-sustaining lives. The Sock It to Poverty 5K Run/Walk is your opportunity to get involved and give back.

When: Saturday, May 20, 2017
8:30 AM Check-in and Late Registration 
10 AM 5K Begins

Where: St. Vincent de Paul Community Store 
945 S. Edwin C. Moses Blvd.
Dayton, OH 45417

Cost: $28 before May 8th
$32 starting May 8th (t-shirt not guaranteed) 
Free Kids’ Fun Run (ages 4-10) before the 5K

Bring a new pair of socks for shelter guests and help St. Vincent de Paul Sock It to Poverty!

Give Today

Ending poverty and homelessness is a group effort that transcends personal accomplishment and touches the lives of the thousands or people affected by poverty in our community. The money you raise will meet the needs of people in the St. Vincent de Paul Gateway Shelters or people in the community who need assistance. Call (937)222-7349 Ext 410 or email us with any questions.