Contact Us

Outrun Hunger

Saturday November 1, 2014 | 10a

Thank You

Thank you to all who came out and participated for Outrun Hunger 2013. It was another highly successful year due to awesome participants. If you would like to see race results you can click here.

Dear Outrun Hunger Participants,

We're so glad you had the opportunity to join us for the third annual running of our Outrun Hunger charity event this past Saturday. It was an amazing day all the way around and we hope you enjoyed it as much as we did. We thought you'd like to know the results from Saturday, as you were a big part of making this event happen:

  • 259 runners crossed the finish line
  • 78 volunteers (many from and 23 sponsors supported the race
  • $10,677.20 was raised for Hospitality House in Walled Lake and Open Door Outreach Center in Waterford
  • 533 families in the Lakes Region will now be able to enjoy a hot meal at Thanksgiving or Christmas

Here are two letters from the Open Door Outreach Center and Hospitality House explaining the impact that Outrun Hunger was able to have in 2013. Open Door Letter

Hospitality House Letter

Thank you for participating in what has now become an annual event that is both fun AND meaningful for our community. By the way, we'd love to make Outrun Hunger the best event that it can be. Would you mind taking a few minutes to give us your feedback? Simply click on the link below and you'll be taken to the survey page. Your input will help us as we plan for the future.

Click Here for Survey

By the way, we’d love to have you join us next year, Saturday, November 1, 2014 at 10:00a. In the meantime, feel free to visit our website for photos, results and information ( Also, you can “like” us on Facebook to stay connected with the Outrun Hunger family (

God bless you during the upcoming holiday season.


Kari Cotter, Race Director, Outrun Hunger
Mark Erikson, Lead Pastor, Grace Community Church