OHFA & OCCH Race for a Place (to Call Home) 5K

  • Race for a Place 5K

Join the Ohio Housing Finance Agency (OHFA) and Ohio Capital Corporation for Housing (OCCH) for the 2nd annual OHFA & OCCH Race for a Place (to Call Home) 5K. This run/walk will promote affordable housing programs while raising money for Habitat for Humanity MidOhio, which builds affordable housing in partnership with families and community partners.

This family-friendly event is perfect for serious runners, casual walkers and the entire family! Enjoy some healthy fun in Columbus's Arena District and support a good cause and organization.

Event Information

Date: April 6, 2019 (Rain or Shine)
Location: McFerson Commons Park
218 West Street, Columbus, OH 43215 (in the Arena District Downtown)
Race Start Time: 9:00am

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Registration Information

Event Time Price
5K – Ages 13 & Older 9:00am $40.00
5K – Ages 7-12 9:00am $15.00
5K – Under Age 6 9:00am Free


Race Details

Registration Packet Pick-Up (In Advance): Race packets can be picked up in advance at Community Properties of Ohio Management Services (CPO) (933 East Gay Street, Columbus, Ohio 43205) Wednesday, April 3 and Thursday, April 4 from 1:00pm – 5:00pm.
Registration & Packet Pick-Up (Race Day): 8:00am at Boston's (191 W Nationwide Blvd., Columbus, Ohio 43215)
Race Registration Includes: Custom race shirt, bib with electronic chip timing, swag bag, post-race snacks and fun.
Awards: Awards will be given to the first male and female finisher in each of the following age categories:
14-under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

Course Map:

Race Contact Information:

Ohio Housing Finance Agency – Kasee Merritt – kmerritt@ohiohome.org
Ohio Capital Corporation for Housing – Rhonda Snyder – rsnyder@occh.org