Give Back at these Nearby Charity Events

Legs of athletes at charity race

Would you like to give back to your community? Head out to these upcoming charity events near Daphne, AL. Whether you want to run in a 5K or eat away at a delicious meal, there’s an opportunity available for you to serve others. Check out what’s going on this month.

Glow Run

Run and have fun at this race for a cure. Glow Run Gulf Coast is organizing a Colors of Cancer 5K run/walk/fun run, which is scheduled to take place on March 3. Join in on the fun at this exciting event!

In “Glow Run” spirit, participants are encouraged to wear or carry glow items while running or walking this race. Additionally, there will be an interactive “Leave it on the Fence” display that opens at 4 PM.

This 5K course will finish at Home Plate inside of the Hank Aaron Stadium.


Date: Saturday, March 3, 2018

Time: 6:30 PM until 9:30 PM

Location: Hank Aaron Stadium – 755 Bolling Brothers Boulevard, Mobile, AL 36606

Entry Fees: Adults – $20 ; Youth (12 & Under) – $15


Are you ready to register to this event? Register in person (until noon on March 1) at McCoy Outdoor, Run-N-Tri, or Fleet Feet in Mobile. You can also register in Fairhope at Running Wild.

To purchase your ticket online, click here.

5th Annual JMH Let’s Get It 5K

Lace up your running shoes and get ready to race at this upcoming event! If 5Ks are your forte, you’ll definitely want to join in on the fun at the 5th Annual JMH Let’s Get It 5K. Plus, this event starts out at Mellow Mushroom, so you can grab a bite to eat before you begin or to refuel once the run has ended.


Date: Saturday, March 10, 2018

Time: Race begins at 11:00 AM

Location: Mellow Mushroom – 2032 Airport Boulevard, Mobile, AL 36606

Entry Fees: Pre-registered Adults – $20 ; Pre-registered Children (12 & under) – $17

Day of 5K Adults: $25 Day of 5K Children (12 and under): $22


Pre-register for the race online at until midnight on March 8, 2018. If registering by mail, entries should be postmarked by March 7, 2018.

Would you like to register onsite? Visit Mellow Mushroom for onsite registration and to pick up your race packet at 9:00 AM on the day of the event.

To purchase your ticket online, click here.

Charity breakfast with bacon, eggs, pancakes, and toast

9th Annual Optimist Branch Pancake Breakfast

Hungry? Chow down on a delicious breakfast meal at the 9th Annual Optimist Branch Pancake Breakfast! Don’t worry – you’ll receive a full spread of flavorful options when you head out to this upcoming event. Plus, proceeds will go toward youth programs at the Boys & Girls Club of South Alabama.


Date: Saturday, March 31, 2018

Time: 8:00 AM until 11:00 AM

Location: BGCSA Optimist Branch – 1517 Plaza Drive, Mobile, AL 36605

Entry Fees: $6 (If you cannot attend but would like to donate instead, donations are welcomed).

To purchase your ticket online, click here.


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