2021 Virtual
Run for Refugees

Join over 1,500 runners, walkers, hikers, bikers, and dancers in 36+ U.S. states and 7 countries.

The run for refugees raises public awareness of the U.S. Resettlement Program and raises vital funds to support services for refugees and immigrants who are starting new lives in Connecticut.

Our first-ever online celebration

the virtual International after-party

Join the IRIS Community after your virtual run/hike/walk/bike for an international, online celebration!

Performances by Yale Gospel ChoirKabul Dreams, and Thabisa Rich + live Q&A with the performers, as well as VIP Speakers and IRIS Refugee & Immigrant Youth!


We’ll also take live questions from you, our Run for Refugees community across the country and world!

And award prizes for the top fundraisers + runners!

Thank you to our generous sponsors

2021 Sponsors