Ryan Smetzer hosts the Race Against Poverty 5K! Sign up to…

Ryan Smetzer is hosting the RACE AGAINST POVERTY, Friday, June 2nd in Downtown Chambersburg!!!! This is an amazing event! Race Against Poverty is an opportunity to take a stand together as a community against the poverty that grips many of our own, and stifles our full potential. It’s a 5K Run/Walk that goes through Downtown Chambersburg! Ryan will be your host for the event! Phantom Shadow Entertainment will keep the party going! Enjoy after race snacks: water, watermelon and more!



1 in every 5 families of Franklin County cannot afford basic living expenses.


100% of your registration fees will go to Support Circles, a local initiative seeing families overcome poverty.


Last year, the Support Circles initiative saw $14,000 raised from Race Against Poverty.

The Cause

Support Circles is a collaborative effort working to build relationships that inspire and equip our community to overcome poverty. Through this initiative, we are seeing community members move into long term stability as their dreams become reality! Learn more about how to be involved in this important work.

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