About the Event

UPDATE: Thank you for joining us this year! 

2017 Race Results


Join us on Saturday, November 4th at 8am at Waterfall Park in Independence, MO for our third annual Run for Adoption 5K Run/Walk benefitting foster and adopted children in the Kansas City metro area. It's a perfect way to celebrate National Adoption Month and an amazing way to recognize the long road foster children must travel to reach their "forever home."


Run Registrations

FosterAdopt Connect is partnering with KC Running Company and RunSignUp to make run registration super simple! The sooner you sign up, the better the pricing.


  • 8/23/17 - 9/17/17: $24
  • 9/18/17 - 10/15/17: $28
  • 10/16/17- 11/2/17: $32
  • Race Day (11/4/17): $40
  • Virtual Race: $40
  • Youth Pricing (14 years and younger): $15
  • Special Pricing for Teams/Families of Four or More!

All Participants Will Receive a Custom Finisher's Medal!


Medal Sponsor


Presenting Sponsor

Advocate Sponsor

Sponsorship and Volunteer Opportunities

Join us in the effort to help our community’s foster youth connect with their forever families by assisting with the Run for Adoption. We are seeking support in the following capacities:

For more information about these opportunities, email Teri Kriege or call her at 816-350-0215 ext. 397.