February 6, 2018

Skills for Life: Setting S.M.A.R.T. Goals for Success

At the beginning of each year, many of us make resolutions – promises to ourselves to let go of bad habits and achieve certain goals in the New Year. However, many of us never achieve these goals. In fact, by […]
February 6, 2018

Partner Spotlight: Social Serve helping to connect those in need with access to housing

Finding affordable housing in the Charlotte area is challenge for many residents as housing prices have shot up over the past few years at a much faster rate than wages. The average rent is about $1,082, up 7 percent from […]
February 6, 2018

RW selected for SEED20’s Class of 2018

The RunningWorks team is proud to announce that we have been selected to compete in this year’s SEED20 competition. SEED20 is an annual program created by Social Venture Partners that identifies, highlights and connects the community to our region’s most […]
February 6, 2018

RW is ‘On the Road to Housing’ in 2018

There are a number of factors that contribute to homelessness – circumstances can range from families fleeing domestic violence, lack of affordable housing and racial disparities to the challenges of being a single parent and facing various hardships. While each […]
November 14, 2017

It’s National Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week

Thanksgiving is right around the corner. At this time of year, we often think of all the reasons we have to be thankful. As we express our gratitude, it’s also a perfect time to share our compassion with our neighbors […]
August 15, 2017

RunningWorks announces second year partnering with Ragnar Relays

This fall, the RunningWorks team will hit the trails at Anne Springs Close Greenway for the second annual Ragnar Trail Carolinas-SC experience. This marks our second year partnering with Ragnar Relays, the nation’s largest overnight running relay company, in an […]
August 15, 2017

Let’s Celebrate! RW Open House this Saturday, August 19

The RunningWorks Team is hosting an Open House Volunteer and Donor Appreciation event this Saturday (August 19). We are celebrating the opening of our new RunningWorks Team Headquarters in Uptown Charlotte and want to express gratitude for all of the supporters and volunteers who help the RunningWorks […]
June 5, 2017

12-hour Run to End Homelessness on June 7

Global Running Day is Wednesday, June 7, and RunningWorks is hosting our second annual 12-hour Run To End Homelessness in Uptown Charlotte. Held the first Wednesday of June, Global Running Day is all about celebrating the sport of running. Running […]
June 5, 2017

Fitness Tips: 4 Ways You’re Doing Cardio Wrong

At RunningWorks, we believe in promoting healthy communities. Exercising regularly is a key component in leading a healthy lifestyle. However, many of us often fail to exercise the right way, and when done improperly it’s impossible to maximize the benefits, […]
June 5, 2017

RunningWorks In Action: Spring Memories

As we get ready for summer, the RunningWorks team is closing out its Spring 2017 racing season with a bang! Our team was honored to have been selected as the charity beneficiary of the Hunstad Kortesis Mother’s Day 5k produced by […]