Community Events

Purple for Pappas 5K

One Mission

 

We are so excited to offer both an in-person LIVE and VIRTUAL option for the 6th Annual Purple for Pappas 5K! 
Registration is now open for both options!
But we know you may still have some questions so here is a helpful FAQ document that will be updated as needed through Race Day!

The best race of the year!

The Purple for Pappas 5K is so much more than a race.  It is the opportunity for children, families, teams, coworkers, friends and colleagues to come together to enjoy a morning filled with music, prizes, food, games and fun.  Whether you’re a runner, walker, stroller, or prefer to volunteer, this race welcomes everyone. Purple was Aubrey’s favorite color and to us purple means power - it means positive energy, encouragement and empowerment and those elements are what this race embodies.  We’ve seen racers cross the finish line ranging in age from 7 to 72 … THAT is PURPLE POWER! 

Through this race we aim to build community spirit while raising money to support our philanthropy projects.  100% of funds raised will benefit The North Brunswick Township community via student scholarships, The Aubrey Pappas Club at Linwood Middle School, first responders, veterans, and other Aubrey Foundation endeavors.  Our work would not be possible without your support. We hope to see you on race day! 

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Cross the Finish Line

One Mission

YOU can be one of the 500+ runners, walkers, strollers or volunteers this year
to cross the finish line in-person or VIRTUALLY!!

We are so excited to offer both an in-person LIVE and a VIRTUAL option for this year's 6th Annual Purple for Pappas 5K!
The LIVE option will be held on Sunday, Oct. 18th at Community Park in North Brunswick, NJ.  With the first group starting at 10:00am.
The VIRTUAL option will be held in the safety of your own location and times can be submitted between Sunday Octover 11th - Saturday October 17th.

*Given the ever changing environment with COVID19, be advised that The Aubrey Foundation will follow all guidelines set by the governor of NJ and the township of North Brunswick. You will be able to refer to our race website for timely updates / changes as they arise between now and race day.*

Race rain date is scheduled for Sunday, 10/25/20 

The Aubrey Foundation is a New Jersey 501(c)(3) Non Profit Corporation operating in central New Jersey.