November 26, 2015—6:30 am to 12:30 pm
Santa Clara Street at Market Street, San Jose, California
This annual Thanksgiving Day run and walk organized by the Silicon Valley Leadership Group Foundation is now in its 11th year and has raised over $5 million dollars for a host of Silicon Valley charities. Come join this year’s fun and help support these childrens’ and family charities: Healthier Kids Foundation Santa Clara County, Housing Trust Silicon Valley, Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties, Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Cruz County and The Health Trust.
The event includes a 5K, 10K and 10K wheelchair race along with a kids’ fun zone. To add to the celebratory atmosphere, there are costume contests and special competitions for firefighters, police officers, veterans and more.
Sponsors include Applied Materials, KLA Tencor Foundation, Kaiser Permanente, Perkins Cole, San Jose Sharks, Sports Basement, PG&E and others.
Registration is open now; fees are $12 for kids and $44 for adults. There is no day-of onsite registration; registration is online only and closes at 6 a.m. on race day.