• Running-5K - Adult- Ages 22 & up
  • Running-5K - Student- Ages 10-21
  • Walking-5K - Adult- Ages 22 & up
  • Walking-5K - Student- Ages 10-21


The annual Dollars for Scholars 5k Run/Walk is a major fundraiser for the Rome Chapter Dollars for Scholars. Rome Dolllars for Scholars provides scholarships for graduating seniors through donations and sponsorships. For more information about how YOU can donate or set up a yearly scholarship, consult a DFS board member on race day, or contact Shelley Skibitski; President ( 334-7249.

Event details and schedule

Same Day Registration begins at 7:30 am-- $25

Walk begins at 8:30 am ; Run begins at 9:00 am

Children under 10 participate for free.

Medals, refreshments & raffle results will take place immediately upon return of last participant.

Course is an out and back, on the easy-moderate scale and includes two low grade hills.

Parking is available at The Griffiss Institute

Please dress appropriately for the weather. Bring more gear than you think you need. You can always remove layers if necessary.



Organised by

Rome Dollars for Scholars

1407 N. George St.`, Rome

Phone: 3153350235