Run/Walk to Support Refugees

Run to Support Refugees at the Newport Fiesta 5K!

Refugees need your support now more than ever. Help support vital programs by running the new Newport Fiesta 5K on May 4!

  1. Sign up for the Newport Fiesta 5K*
  2. Create a fundraising page at
  3. Share with friends & family that you are running to support refugees!

In addition to being a part of a fun new event in Jersey City and supporting a great cause, you will be invited to training runs organized by CWS and other surprises to be announced.

  • $60 provides one month of public transportation to a refugee job seeker
  • $200 provides a month of case management support for one client
  • $500 supports resume development and job search assistance for someone looking for their first job
  • $2000 supports career pathway programming for one individual seeking to

    Photo by Tomasz Woźniak on Unsplash

    achieve their career goals

Follow us on Facebook and Twitter for updates leading up to the race, and let us know that you are coming out on May 4 to support refugees in Jersey City! You can message us through social media or email us at to let us know about your support!


*Select “unaffiliated” when asked about a team name.