Special Message from India

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One of our generous friends has provided a $5,000 matching gift for this event! 

Here's 3 easy ways you can help us turn $5,000 into $10,000:

1. Register as a fundraiser by creating your personal fundraising page and sharing with your friends. You will be given this option when you register. 

2. Consider making a donation in addition to paying your race registration fee.

3. Ask your friends and family members to register! 

Race for Freedom Virtual 5k Description

JVI partners with local organizations and global stakeholders to bring freedom, justice and restoration to men, women and children suffering from human trafficking and other forms of extreme injustice. We work in India, Nepal and China. Our vision is to see unjust communities transformed into communities ordered according to God’s standard of love where human rights and dignity are respected by all.

On December 1st, the eve of International Day for the Abolition of Slavery, our staff and partners in Mumbai, India will host their annual Race for Freedom 5k. This event is to raise awareness and funds for JVI's India programs that provide justice and restoration for victims of human trafficking. 

In the U.S., we will join them in solidarity with a Virtual 5k! 

What is a Virtual 5k? 

A Virtual 5K is a race that you choose to complete where ever you would like. You can walk, run or use a treadmill. The beauty of a virtual 5K race is that you can run the race at your pace wherever you choose. Also, the best part is that 100% of the funds raised go directly to support our life changing programming! 


  • Most Challenging Terrain (photo)
  • Warmest Temperature (screenshot)
  • Coldest Temperature (screenshot)
  • Top Male Runner (email time)
  • Top Female Runner (email time)
  • Top Male Walker (email time)
  • Top Female Walker (email time)
  • Top Fundraiser (leaderboard)

All winners receive a gift certificate for $100 to purchase items in our Shop For Freedom Store

All emails, photos and screenshots must be send the day of the race (by 9 pm EST) to Jillian Sisneroz, Program Coordinator. 

Email: jsisneroz@justiceventures.org

Contests and Prizes: Join our private Facebook group for race participants from around the country for contests and prizes leading up to the event! JOIN HERE

Race T-Shirt: You will receive a Race for Freedom T-Shirt with your registration. You must fill out THIS FORM with your size and mailing address. 

Thank you for joining us on December 1st! 

Your support is needed to provide life changing programming to  some of the world's most vulnerable and oppressed men, women and children.

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