Race For Grace Registration Still Open

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ZANESVILLE, Oh – Eastside Community Ministry, along with Grace Church and Rotary Club Zanesville want you to get your tailfeathers moving this Thanksgiving and join them for the annual Race For Grace.

Back in person for the first time since the COVID pandemic, walkers and runners of all ages are welcome to join in the fun before their feasts.

The race starts bright and early at 9 AM Thanksgiving morning, at Grace Church in downtown Zanesville,

Entry fees are 30 dollars per participant and registraion is still open with all proceeds raised going towards the fight against food insecurity.

“All the money raised will go right back here local to help feed more people. Times are really hard right now, so it’s a great initiative to be part of. And so we’re really encouraging people to get out of the cook’s way in the kitchen on Thanksgiving morning and some out for the Race for Grace,” Race for Grace Co-Chair Katie Mainini said.

If you want to participate in the race, you can register at

More information can be found at that website as well.

Maggie Warren
Maggie was born and raised in Speedway, Indiana where she developed her love and passion for weather, IndyCar and F1, hockey, and baseball, especially the Detroit Red Wings and the Cincinnati Reds. When she's not at work, she enjoys binge-watching her favorite tv shows, writing, hiking, and doing pretty much any outdoor activity! Maggie graduated from Ball State University, where she majored in meteorology/climatology, in Fall 2020. While at Ball State, she was a member of the Storm Chase Team and Cardinal Weather Service. She is also a member of the American Meteorological Society. She loves exploring new places, so if you have any recommendations of places she should visit, let her know! And if you see her around town, don't be shy, say hi!