Brighton Believes 5K - Benefiting the Essential Service Programs of Jewish Family Service

Sunday, September 16th at Meridian Centre Park - 2025 Winton Road - Off Meridian Centre Blvd

The Brighton Believes 5K is a partnership between the Brighton Central School District and Jewish Family Service of Rochester. We invite you to be a part of our exciting event which will benefit the hungry and vulnerable children, individuals and families who are served by the Brighton Food Cupboard, Brighton Your Wardrobe and Pencils & Paper.

Advance Registration by September 10th  $20 ($60 max/household)

Registration after September 10 or day of Race $25 ($75 max/household)
Donations above and beyond registration fee are welcomed!  Please submit with registration form. 

Register Online Now or print Mail-in Registration

Race Amenities:

  • Official Timing by PCR Timing
  • Kids race (10 and under)
  • Post race awards
  • Refreshments
  • T-shirts to the first 200 registrants

Schedule of Events

7:30 am - Registration

9:00 am - Run

9:15 am - Walk

10:00 am - Kids Race

10:15 am - Awards 

Packet pick-up at Medved Running and Walking Outfitters, 3400 Monroe Avenue

June 3rd from 12-6 pm
June 4th at the race starting at 7:30 am 


Family Sponsorship - Due by August 15

  • Household 5K Registration
  • Family Name on T-Shirts
  • $100/household

Premier Sponsorship Information

Join the cadre of sponsors, both large and small that have increased the impact of their support through our Premier Sponsorships.  Becoming a Premier Sponsor can help your business grow.  Premier sponsors are spotlighted at our three main fundraisers:  Gone with the Gala, Taste for a Cause and Brighton Believes 5K.  You will gain brand awareness among our supporters and donors.

Sponsorship levels start at $250 up to $10,000.

Sponsorship that includes in-kind donations is welcomed. If you can supply prizes, refreshments or other needed items, please contact Jennifer Weinstein at 461-0110 or

Checks for sponsoring the Brighton Believes 5K can be made out to the Brighton Food Cupboard. The Brighton Food Cupboard is a program of Jewish Family Service of Rochester, a 501c3 organization.