You choose the time and place to start and finish your distance

EVENT SCHEDULE: April 18-24, 2021

Register today for the inaugural Grandma’s Fund Run 10K, 5K, and Kids K .  Participation is your opportunity to support students attending Albuquerque Public Schools Title 1 Schools.  Assistance League of Albuquerque, through Operation School Bell, provides new, school-approved clothing, shoes, socks, dental and hygiene supplies, books and food to students.

The global COVID-19 pandemic has had an unprecedented impact on our usual fundraising and service to our community.  Crossing the “finish line” without crowds of people cheering you on is probably not your first choice…but it’s the safest thing to do at this point in time with COVID-19.

Note: You may run or walk your event beginning April 18, 2021; however, please see Packet Pickup and “Shipping” information below as to when packets will be available.

Register and complete payment at assistanceleagueabq.org for the 2021 Grandma’s Fund Run 10K, 5K, and Kids K and receive the following:

  • $20 Registration Fee includes Finisher Medal OR a Pin
  • Additional purchase (s) : Specially Designed Grandma’s Fund Run 100% cotton short sleeve t-shirt…$25 (additional $2.00 for plus sizes)
  • Additional Pin…$10.00


April 17, 2021 in Assistance League of Albuquerque Thrift Shop Parking Lot at 5211 Lomas NE, 10 am to noon.

You may have your race packet mailed to you for an additional $8.00 to cover shipping and handling.

Be sure to follow social distancing and other safety measures provided by the State of NM and your local government regarding COVID-19 as you participate.


Follow these 3 easy steps to run/walk your 10K, 5K or Kids K!

* Step 1:
Walk or run ANYTIME between April 18-24, 2021.  You may record your race time if you wish, but this is a FUN run!

* Step 2:
Take a lot of pictures of your family, friends, and yourself having a great time exercising and raising money for children.  Wear a Grandma costume if you like.  Email your photos to socialmedia@assistanceleagueabq.org  Tell us where you ran.  We will use these pictures on our website and in social media posts.  We will not use any personal identifying information in our posts or on social media.  Video (short) would be great.  Note: You may also send your times if you wish.  In providing a photo or selfie you allow Assistance League of Albuquerque to share your pic on our website and our social media accounts.  (The pic you provide will not be used for sales or marketing purposes without written permission.)

* Step 3:
Walk!   Run!  Have Fun!

Email: marcom@assistanceleagueabq.org with questions, Register here.