16th Annual 5K Run/Walk – Fairfax, VA

Asha-Jyothi (AJ) 5K Run is a fun-filled family event with foot tapping music, delicious food and friendly course. It is a volunteer based non-profit organization dedicated to serving the needs of the underprivileged by providing access to education and healthcare. For corporate matching, school partnership and coupon code email contactus@asha-jyothi.org.

Early bird registration starts April 1st 2024. Please set a reminder.

  • Race Date: Sunday Sept 15 2024
  • Race Time: Fun Run starts at 8AM and 5K starts at 8:30AM
  • Price Details: Early bird price $25 from April – May. Regular price of $30 from June – Sept. Price increases by $5 one week before the event
  • Packet Pickup:
    • Friday at One Loudon PRR Store from 6PM to 8PM.
    • Saturday at one of our Run sponsors – TBD .
    • Sunday at run location from 6AM – 7:30AM. No guarantee for Tshirt or bib on race day.
  • Race Location: Fairfax Corner, near PF Changs. 4250 Fairfax Corner Dr, Fairfax.
  • Race Route Map: Certified Race route map

Race Day Agenda:

6 – 7:30AM Packet Pickup
7:30 AM Volunteer Picture
8:00 AM Fun Run starts
8:30 AM 5K Starts
9:15 AMBollywood dances, breakfast opens
9:35 AMPrize distribution and entertainment follows

AJ work with your school and beyond

  • AJ generously donates all the registration money from each school back to the school for its STEM needs. See the links for more info : 2022 , 2021, 2019
  • In addition see our STEM Lab donations in partnership with local schools : click here
  • To enroll your school and participate, see this info here
  • Highlights of our work in India and beyond – 2021-2022 highlights, 2018-2019 highlights
  • – Our COVID-19 response: click here

AJ Quick Facts:
– 100% volunteer organization
– 100% of your donation goes to the cause, no overhead
– 6250+ kids education being supported every year