Upcoming Events for Getting Ahead Foundation

Consider attending and supporting our mission!

Getting Ahead of Poverty 5k

Date: Sunday, October 2, 2022

Time: 1- Mile Fun Run at 2:30pm

5k Walk/ Run at 3:00pm

Location: Milton Island Park
205 PA-642, Milton, PA US 17847

Register online by September 28th!


Registration Fees:

Fun Run: (0-12) $10/child; $25/ family

$15/child, $30/ family on race day

Adult 5K Race: (12-60+) $20

$25 on race day


Course Description: The racecourse is through the grounds of the Milton Island Park which is located on an island in the west branch of the Susquehanna River (b/t Milton & West Milton). This course combines trails and paths over small inclines and flat grassy areas along the riverbank. It is not a rugged course but there are areas of uneven terrain.

Timing Provided by: Falcon Race Timing

Schedule of Events: 

Registration begins @ 1:30pm, ends @ 2:15pm

Fun Run starts @ 2:30pm

5K starts @ 3:00pm


Overall Top 2 male and female

Top 1 in each age group 

Age groups: 

Fun Run: Kids 0-12

Adult 5K: 12-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+