Akron Promise has introduced the “City Series” to promote health, exploration of our city, and to support the various organizations that participate. Please consider participating (in person, virtually, or as a volunteer) in as many as you can. Medals will be awarded to people who participate in at least four of the events.


10th Annual Race For Case 5K 10:30 AM – May 21, 2022. Register here. 1 Mile Fun Run at 10:00 AM

Kenmore and Summit Lake

Rock Me on the Water 7K 8:00 AM- May 28, 2022. Register here. 1 Mile Fun Run at 8:00 AM – Results Photos

West Hill

6th Annual Four Leaf Clover Run 4 Mile 10:00 AM- June 11, 2022. Register here. Family fun run at 11:00 AM.

North Hill

Charles Marquess North Hill 5K 8:00 AM- June 18, 2022. Register Here.


The Andrea Rose Teodosio 5k Run / 1 Mile Walk Memorial Race. July 16, 2022. 8:00 AM. Register Here.

West Akron

West Akron African American 5K. 7:30 AM August 6, 2022. More Information Here. 1 Mile fun run at 7:30 AM

Highland Square

PorchRokr 5K – August 20, 2022. More information here.


PS I Love You 5K – September 17, 2022 9:00 AM. Register here. 1 Mile walk at 9:00 AM

All participants in at least four of the above events will get this custom medal designed by Akron Artist Matt Miller.

Please contact tom@akronpromise.org for sponsorship opportunities or to add your neighborhood race to the Akron Promise City Series!