Laura's Home Annual 5K Run/Walk at Zoo 

Presented by the Sherwin-Williams Women's Club benefitting The City Mission and Laura's Home Women's Crisis Center, “Running with a Mission” is a family-friendly 5k, 1-mile walk, and kids dash hosted at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo. Register as a family or individual today for music, games, face-painting, a free ticket to the zoo and more.


ASMC Cleveland is also supporting the event with its team webpage. Please join our team or support the cause at:Caution-



Saturday, June 15, 2019

7:00 a.m. - Registration opens

8:15 a.m. – Free Kids’ Dash

8:30 a.m. - 5K Run and Walk

9:00 a.m. – 1 Mile Fun Walk



Cleveland Metroparks Zoo

3900 Wildlife Way

Cleveland, OH 44109



Pre-Registration (ends June 14); must register by June 3 to guarantee a race shirt

Family: $55
5k Run: $25
1-Mile Walk: $15


Race Day Registration (cash or check ONLY):

Family: $60
5k Run: $30
1-mile Walk: $20

*Family registration includes a maximum of 2 adults and up to 6 kids (18 & under).

*Children under 2 are free. Registration is not required, but no shirt will be given.

Registration Includes:

Race t-shirt (Guaranteed if registered by June 3)
Post-race snacks and drinks 
Awards to top 5K finishers
Medals to all Kids' Dash participants
All-day admission to Zoo and Rainforest
Entertainment including DJ, carnival games, and photo booth


For more information, please visit:


Volunteer Opportunities:

If you are interested in volunteering, please submit your request online by clicking on the blue box using the link below. Please inform Lynn Zielaskiewicz at of your selection(s) by COB 6/12/19.


About Laura’s Home:

For women and children, Laura’s Home is a bridge from crisis to stability and self-sufficiency. With 166 beds and 55 rooms, Laura’s Home offers specialized, wraparound services designed to empower families and individuals to live healthy lives on Cleveland’s west side. Every room in Laura's Home has been full with a waiting list since 2012. The hope is that in the near future, life-changing meaningful solutions will be offered to the women and children who need lasting change. And not simply for them, but for generations to come. For more information, please visit: