First Baptist Church Jefferson, Jefferson, Georgia, United States

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Activities: Running race, 5K (3.1 Miles)

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Join us for a special Thanksgiving Day 5k Race through Historic Downtown Jefferson benefiting the FBC Jefferson Food Bank!

The Food Bank serves hundreds of Jackson County families in need every year.

Qualifying race for the AJC Peachtree Road Race.

Course is USA Track and Field Certified Course.  Certification #GA17065WC

Race starts at 8:00AM. Packet pickup starts at 7:00AM in the Education Building.

Entry Fee:
$12.00 plus 15 canned good items! All proceeds go directly to benefit the Food Bank.
Late Registration after midnight November 16 and race day registration:  $15.00 and 15 canned good items.
Your paid entry by November 23 guarantees a long sleeve T-shirt.  Shirts are not guaranteed to late or race day registrants. There will be receptacles at the high school parking lot for the canned food donations brought by runners the day of the race.

Suggested canned items:  canned tuna, canned chicken, green beans, corn, peas, jelly, and any non-perishable food items!

-Top Male & Female, Masters, Grand Masters, and Seniors
-Top 3 Male/Female in each age group: 9 & under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64,65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 and up. 

We would love to have your family or your business become a sponsor for this very important cause! If you are interested in becoming a sponsor, please use the Donation option in the online registration process, or contact us via email at

  • Presenting Sponsor $300+ primary logo on all advertising and shirts
  • Platinum Level ($200.00 or higher) sponsors can have their name and large logo advertised on T-shirt.  
  • Gold Level ($100.00 - $199.00) sponsors can have their name and business logo printed on the back of the T-shirt.
  • Silver level ($50.00- $99.00) sponsors have their business or family name listed on the race T-shirt.

Every penny goes to benefit the Food Bank!

Bracket/Division Details & Fees:

  1. 5K Run/Walk

    AJC Peachtree Official Qualifying Event USA Track and Field Certified Course #GA17065WC
    Activity Starts: 11/25/2021 08:00 - Activity Ends:
    Registration opens : 3/3/2021 13:00
    Activity type: Running race
    Requires Date of Birth
    Requires phone number
    Giveaway(s): T-Shirt Long Sleeve
    Registration Periods:
    • Registration opens : 3/3/2021 13:00
      Registration closes : 11/22/2021 23:59
      Race fee : $12.00
      Processing fee : $3.00
    • Registration opens : 11/23/2021 00:00
      Registration closes : 11/24/2021 11:30
      Race fee : $15.00
      Processing fee : $3.00
    • Registration opens : 11/24/2021 21:30
      Registration closes : 11/25/2021 11:00
      Race fee : $15.00
      Processing fee : $3.00

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