Up and Running is excited to be a partner of the Girls on the Run of Dayton Chapter. Girls on the Run® is a life-changing, character development program for girls in 3rd through 8th grade. The mission is to educate and prepare girls for a lifetime of self-respect and healthy living. Click here to learn more about the amazing work they do:

Interested in volunteering? You can be part of the 5K as a running buddy or a volunteer on a committee. Contact There are great opportunities to get involved!

St. Vincent de Paul is an essential part of our community’s safety net for the homeless and impoverished. A faith-based non-profit serving the Greater Dayton Area, St. Vincent de Paul aids the homeless and impoverished by providing emergency shelter, transitional and permanent supportive housing, food, clothing and household items, and guidance to leading a self-sustaining life. Click here to learn more about the amazing work they do:

Up and Running proudly takes part in supporting the local communities of Dayton, OH. We encourage you to help us support St. Vincent de Paul. Bring in your running shoes that are high in mileage and sitting in your closest, and we will donate these shoes to individuals at St. Vincent de Paul. We donate shoes on a monthly basis.