7th Annual Veterans Haven 5K Run and 1 Mile Walk

Sat December 11, 2021 Haddonfield, NJ 08033 US Directions

5K Run

9:00AM EST - 10:00AM EST

1 Mile Walk

9:00AM EST - 10:00AM EST
164 Hopkins Avenue
Haddonfield, NJ US 08033
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Friday 12/10

12:00 pm to 6:00 pm - Packet Pickup & Registration at Haddonfield Running Co. (121 Kings Hwy E, Haddonfield, NJ 08033)

Saturday 12/11

8:00 am to 9:00 am - Packet Pickup & Registration at Race Site
9:00 am - Race Start


We're excited to announce the 7th Annual Veterans Haven Run/Walk 5K is scheduled to take place Saturday, December 11, 2021. Anyone who was registered in 2020 will be registered for the Winter 2021 run. For registered runners, Early Bird Packet Pick Up will be held Friday 12/10/21 at Running Co. of Haddonfield from 12PM-6PM at 121 Kings Hwy, Haddonfield NJ. Registration opens on Saturday at 8AM, race to start at 9AM.


NEW DATE: December 11th, 2021
REGISTRATION: All existing registrations are honored for the rescheduled date.  Registration is still open for new date. If you have any questions, please contact us at veteranshavenrun@gmail.com.

This is the 7th Annual Veterans Haven 5K run and 1 Mile Walk sponsored by local American Legion Posts. The race will begin at Christ the King School in Haddonfield at 9AM with registration opening at 8AM and continue through the Camden County park system adjacent to the historic Cooper River. The race will be chip timed. 

Please join us and help us to honor our Veterans who have given so much for our country.

Follow us on facebook and get all of the updated race information at:  Facebook @VeteransHavenRun

The proceeds of this event will give financial support for Veterans Haven South in Winslow, NJ a transitional facility for homeless/unemployed veterans. Veterans Haven South has a proven record of 87% success in accomplishing their task of giving Veterans transitional shelter and assisting in gaining employment. Your participation will enable you to have a sense of pride in knowing that you have helped the men and women who have served our country.

Medals awarded to the overall male and female winners.
Awards as follows, top 3 in each of the following divisions:
15 and under
70 and over

Long Sleeve Shirts will be available while supplies last.

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5K Race Route

Veterans Haven Run 5K Race Route

2020 Sponsors

We are grateful to our sponsors who supported this year's American Legion Veterans Haven Run/Walk. Unfortunately, the 2020 Run had to be postponed twice due to the pandemic. However, the need for support amongst our Veterans certainly has not diminished. For that reason, your generous donations were recently gifted to Veterans Haven. Enclosed is a photo of the presentation of a check for $10,000 to Veterans Haven which represents your charitable giving.


2020 Donation

Attending the presentation of the donation are (from left to right): George Hutchinson III, 5K run volunteer consultant, William Lobach, Assistant Superintendent of Veterans Haven South, John Brouse, Commander of Post 68, Joe McElroy, Finance Officer of Post 38, Robert MacMurray, Chaplain of the Camden County American Legion, Jon Batchelor, 5K Run Chairman, of Post 38, Ray Farreny, Vice Commander of Post 38, and Alisann “Sam” Romanelli, Adjutant of Post 38.


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