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Jingle and Jog 2017

December 2, 2017 @ 7:00 am - 9:30 am

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Sat., Dec. 2, 2017
7:00 a.m. Check-in & Event Day Registration
8:00 a.m. 5k Race  |  8:30 a.m. 1-Mile Walk Start
9:00 a.m. Awards


  • Win a 2-year Lease for a 2017 Ford Focus SE – Certain restrictions apply. See official rules for details.
  • Timed Manasota Track Club Course
  • Largest School Team Wins $500
  • The Fry Family Foundation will donate an additional $20 to The Haven for each registered participant!


* Online race registration is now closed. Please visit us at the early packet pick-up to register. If you are unable to attend, you can download the registration below and bring it with you to the race.

Early Packet Pick-Up

Thursday, November 30 | 3:30pm to 7pm | New Balance University Park
8204 Tourist Center Drive | Bradenton, FL | 34201

Lots of great prizes, surprises and excitement at this holiday favorite!

For More Info

Contact Race Coordinator Donna McGrath at 941.284.3294 or dmcgrath@communityhaven.org for more information about this race.

Interested in Sponsoring this Event? Please contact Marketing Director Michelle Williams at mwilliams@communityhaven.org or call 941.355.8808 x 213.

The Haven’s Jingle and Jog 5k is turning 20! From our humble beginnings in 1997 with a little over 200 runners, the Jingle & Jog 5k has been a festive marquee event in the Sarasota community for two decades. With over 6,500 finishers of the event – we want you to add your name to the list! All funds raised by the event benefit the mission of The Haven, an established non-profit with a 60-year legacy of providing programs and services for children and adults with disabilities. Sanctioned by Manasota Track Club, this family-friendly road race is for every athlete and fitness goal. Starting at The Haven’s beautiful campus nestled on 32-acres of lush Florida scenery; participants will experience a smooth course under the canopy of established oak trees.

Join us on December 2, 2017 for a Sarasota holiday tradition. Register by November 1, 2017 for Early Registration Pricing. Entry fees subject to increase after November 1. Don’t be left in the COLD! All proceeds support  programs at The Haven, providing vital services for children and adults with disabilities in Sarasota-Manatee.

*Description of Item to Be Raffled

ONE (1) Grand Prize: The winner will receive a lease for a 2017 Ford Focus SE for 24 months (10,500 miles per year or 21,000 miles for 2 years). The MSRP of the winning vehicle is valued around $20,145. The winner must qualify for S & A tier financing meeting all the requirements of the lender. Winner must also carry insurance as required by the lender. Should the Winner not qualify they will receive a credit of $7,500.00 good towards the purchase of a vehicle from Sarasota Ford. This is only good at Sarasota Ford. Winner must hold a valid Florida Driver License and proof of insurance.  Prizes are not transferable or exchangeable for any other prize.  Prize provided by Sarasota Ford Employee’s, family members of employees and/or relatives of Sarasota Ford any Franchised Automobile Dealer registered in the state of Florida and The Haven are not eligible to win.  Grand Prize Buyout Option: Should the winner not qualify for the lease, they will receive the option of an $6,500 cash payout from Sarasota Ford less applicable federal taxes.


Platinum Presenting Sponsor

Gold Sponsor 

Partner Sponsor

* Al and Liisa Neumann
*The Amoroso Family
*Elves Painting & Flooring


Friendship Sponsor

*The Resnick Family

 Helping Hand Sponsor

*Zoller Autrey Architects


December 2, 2017
7:00 am - 9:30 am


Donna McGrath
(941) 284-3294


The Haven
4405 Desoto Rd
Sarasota, FL 34235 United States
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