Run, Wag & Walk for Kids 2024

Dog-Friendly 5K

Thanks to all of our faithful sponsors, volunteers, runners, walkers & waggers for making the day a tremendous success for students in need! 

Top Dog "Scout" Monson

First Place Men’s Division: Alex Nason
First Place Women’s Division: Chloe Pennachio

Unbeatable:  Our steadfast and true community 

Emcee:  Brian Shactman 
Pet Partner:  JM Pet Resort & Veterinary Clinic
Course Officials: Neil Levine, Marty Weiner 
National Anthem:  Social Justice Choir of Southeastern Massachusetts
SafetyEaston CERT 
Brunch: Holy Trinity Lutheran Church

Everyone’s “Best in Show” when we gather to champion our mission and students – and this year was unmatched!  

Many thanks to our volunteers, partners and to the hundreds who rallied to generate awareness, funding and educational opportunity for our most vulnerable students.

Please see our generous sponsors below and photos of those who gave paws for a cause on a sunny spring morning in May. 

For race results and finish line photos:


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Champion for Our Kids

Race Sponsors

Start & Finish Sponsors

Mile Sponsors

Friend of SOWMA

Look Back on Prior Years' Run, Walk & Wag Events

Thank you to all who joined in 2023! Betty & Maui Stayed In the Yard in 2020And Took Home the Prize!