The annual Safe Passage 5K raises funds and awareness for Safe Passage/Camino Seguro and has been a Maine-favorite race since 2005.

Registration is OPEN! Register online today.

Psst: if you raise at least $100 for Safe Passage, your registration is free.

Join us May 7, 2017 for a super fun kids run, an afternoon 5K, and family-friendly fiesta with live music and activities. Wear bright colors and get ready to fundraise, run, and fiesta to benefit Safe Passage!

Event Location
Greely High School
303 Main Street
Cumberland Center, ME US 04021

Adults: $20 ($25 on day of race)
Students: $8 ($10 on day of race)
Families (2 adults and children under 18): $45 ($60 on day of race). Please register 4 individuals (2 adults and 2 students) and use the code familyfun to receive the discount!

Event Schedule

1:30-2:45 pm day of event registration
3:00 pm 5K run, walk, jog, or skip
3:45 pm kids super fun run
4:00 pm family-friendly community fiesta - FREE for everyone!

Fundraising and Donations
All participants and visitors are encouraged to raise funds to benefit Safe Passage (Camino Seguro) programs in Guatemala City. If you raise at least $100 for Safe Passage, your registration is free!

Gracias, Race Sponsors!

Fiesta Sponsors
Intermed, Wex, Maine Medical Partners, Urban Garden Center, Coffee by Design, Immigration Law Group, LLC

Leadership Sponsors
MaineOrtho, Lamey Wellehan Running, Edison Press, MacPage, Norway Savings Bank, Estabrook's, Douglas Mason Painting

Esperanza Sponsors
Allagash Brewing Company, Bancroft and Company, Bull Moose Music, Clark Insurance, The Dexter Group of Wells Fargo Advisors, Fleet Feet Sports Maine Running, Hancock Lumber, Saco & Biddeford Savings Institution, OA Centers for Orthopaedics/Spectrum Medical Group, LT's, inc., Sevee & Maher Engineers, Inc.

Who is Safe Passage?
Safe Passage, founded in 1999 by Yarmouth native Hanley Denning, provides comprehensive education, health and enrichment programs to more than 550 students from nearly 300 families living in the community of the Guatemala City garbage dump—one of the largest open landfills in all of Central America.

Your donations provide hope, education and opportunity to our students and their families in the Guatemala City garbage dump community.

Sponsor our community event!
Request a copy of our 2017 Sponsor Packet by emailing Return the packet to our U.S. office at 81 Bridge Street, Suite 104, Yarmouth, ME 04096 or via email to Please return your sponsor packet by March 30, 2017 for your company logo to appear on our shirts!