Halloween Costume Contest: Wet Weather Costume Ideas

While we keep an eye on the weather for race day, here are a few costume ideas inspired by rainy weather! We are also keeping the costume contest spirits alive by having a new contest category this year, “Best Rainy Weather Inspired Costume”. We are looking for the contestant who best embraces any rainy weather with […]

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A coffee with Sarah Strazzullo

The HoBOOken 5K Halloween Run to End Homelessness is The Hoboken Shelter’s biggest fundraising event of the year! Each year race participants fundraise helping to make is possible for the Hoboken Shelter to shelter 50 people nightly, serve 530 meals daily, and offer 1,000 showers weekly for those in need. We want you to find […]

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Meet our sponsors: Mile Square Church

The HoBOOken 5K Halloween Run to End Homelessness is The Hoboken Shelter’s biggest fundraising event of the year! Our sponsors make is possible for the Hoboken Shelter to shelter 50 people nightly, serve 530 meals daily, and offer 1,000 showers weekly for those in need. We want you to find out more about these great organizations! […]

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5 Reasons the HoBOOken 5k Rules

Susie Felber of Weehawken Strong tells us 5 Reasons the HoBOOken 5k Rules. 1. It’s a costumed race The HoBOOken includes a 1-mile race for kids called “Scary Scurry” and the 5k, which is adults and a few adventurous kids. And for both, yes, most everyone runs in costumes. While running makes me feel great and energized […]

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Erin Bart

A Coffee with Erin Bart

The HoBOOken 5K Halloween Run to End Homelessness is The Hoboken Shelter’s biggest fundraising event of the year! Each year race participants fundraise helping to make is possible for the Hoboken Shelter to shelter 50 people nightly, serve 530 meals daily, and offer 1,000 showers weekly for those in need. We want you to find […]

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Meet our awesome Race Director: Karin Romans

Karin Romans has been working in fundraising for 15 years, and is currently director of development at a national nonprofit called Schools That Can. But in her “spare” time, Romans has taken on the awesome task of volunteering as Race Director for the HoBOOken 5k. A lot goes into planning a successful race in a […]

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Meet Our Sponsors: CKO Kickboxing

The HoBOOken 5K Halloween Run to End Homelessness is The Hoboken Shelter’s biggest fundraising event of the year! Our sponsors make is possible for the Hoboken Shelter to shelter 50 people nightly, serve 530 meals daily, and offer 1,000 showers weekly for those in need. We want you to find out more about these great organizations! […]

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Meet the Superhero Squad!

The HoBOOken 5K Halloween Run to End Homelessness is The Hoboken Shelter’s biggest fundraising event of the year! Our fundraisers make is possible for the Hoboken Shelter to shelter 50 people nightly, serve 530 meals daily, and offer 1,000 showers weekly for those in need. We want you to find out more about these great people! […]

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Meet our sponsors: Hoboken Grace

The HoBOOken 5K Halloween Run to End Homelessness is The Hoboken Shelter’s biggest fundraising event of the year! Our sponsors make is possible for the Hoboken Shelter to shelter 50 people nightly, serve 530 meals daily, and offer 1,000 showers weekly for those in need. We want you to find out more about these great organizations! […]

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