Hike For the Homeless 2020

Moving the Needle on Poverty through Employment

Gather your friends and colleagues, put on your hiking boots, and enjoy the beautiful desert scenery!  Your support of the Hike for the Homeless empowers those experiencing homelessness and poverty to gain self-sufficiency through quality employment.  In fact, the Hike for the Homeless helped SJW empower 3,681 people to get back to work last year! We’re moving the needle on poverty and homelessness, we can’t do it without you!

When: March 7, 2020 at 8:00 am to 12 noon

Where:
McDowell Mountain Regional Park
16300 McDowell Mountain Park Drive, Scottsdale, AZ 85268
(McDowell Mountain Regional Park is located on the east-side of the McDowell Mountains; accessible through Fountain Hills). 
Click here for a Google Map of the McDowell Mountain location

*Pemberton Trailhead Staging Area

What to Expect:
There are two trail options; A leisurely 1.5 mile out-and-back trail and a more moderate 4.5 mile loop. Enjoy free breakfast burritos from San Tan Brewing Company, covered ramadas, restrooms, music, a rock wall, music, fun team competitions, Hike for the Homeless 2020 souvenir bandannas, plentiful parking, and good karma for supporting SJW’s mission!

Teams:
Put a hiking team together and join in on some friendly competition! Trophies will be awarded to the following teams:
Most Spirited Team:
Get creative and show off your Hike for the Homeless spirit!
Coolest Team Mascot:
Pets are welcome!
Most Athletic Team:
First whole team to complete the 4.5 mile hike wins!
Largest Team:
The more, the merrier!

Questions/Contact Information:
Please contact Brittany Bell with any questions at (602) 223-3467 or at bbell@sjwjobs.org

 


The Hike for the Homeless is made possible through the generosity of the following supporters:


Top Teams:

1st
Edward Jones
$7,030
2nd
St. Patrick Church
$4,888
3rd
Church of the Ascension
$1,750
4th
CBRE
$1,585
5th
21st Century Vitamins
$1,230
6th
UEB/Katerra DTPHX MicroHike
$1,000
7th
Girl Take A Hike (GTAH)
$685
8th
St. Thomas More
$590
9th
LD 23 Republicans
$450
10th
Trail Mixers
$300
11th
Virtuous
$180
12th
Solesister
$180
13th
Happy Hikers
$180
14th
Hikin' Healthy
$150
15th
Catholic Community Foundation
$150
16th
First Church UCC Hikers
$120
17th
High Steppin'
$120
18th
Marcy's Mountaineers
$120
19th
Sparkle Hustle HIKE
$90
20th
Notre Dame Club of Phoenix
$90
21st
Slow & Easy Hiking
$30
22nd
Spooner Physical Therapy
$30
23rd
BNI Phoenix Business Builders
$30