• Group of Mercy Girls at School
  • Mother of Mercy Girls Secondary School Lare Kenya
  • Mercy Girls Gardening
  • Mother of Mercy Girls at School Lare Kenya
  • Mother of Mercy Girls Awards
  • Mother of Mercy Girls Olive Branches

The Sixth Annual Mercy 5K and 10K Walk/Run

Saturday, April 27, 2019 at Fletcher's Cove in Washington, D.C.


The Mercy Center Foundation, USA, Inc. seeks to sponsor a number of creative and community organized events to help raise awareness about the rights of the girl child and the right to education for all. This year we will be hosting our sixth annual Mercy 5K and 10K walk/run on Saturday, April 27, 2019 at Fletcher's Cove in Washington, D.C., for which we hope to get 260 runners and corporate and individual sponsors.


All net proceeds will support the completion and equipping of the new science and computer lab for girls education in rural Kenya thru the mercyproject.org.


Music by Bach2Rock. Food and light fare at the boathouse.

Event details and schedule:

  • Parking available for approximately 260 slots at Fletcher's Cove upper and lower levels (arrive early)
  • 7:45 a.m.  Race day registration opens at Fletcher's Cove.
  • 8:45 a.m.  Welcome and introductions.
  • 8:55 a.m.  National anthem.
  • 9:00 a.m.  5k.
  • 10:00 a.m. 10k.
  • 11:15 a.m.  Awards and finisher medals to all age groups.
  • 12:30 p.m.  Event closes and teams clean up.


Register Online for the Mercy 5K and 10K Race


Sign up to Volunteer for the Mercy 5K Race (coming soon!)


Commissioned By Christ Trip to Kenya

July 5-15, 2018


Commissioned By Christ missionaries will be involved with the expansion efforts at the Mother of Mercy Girls School to provide sleeping space for the girls. The project will involve the construction of a dormitory to accommodate between 450-500 students once it is completed. This will be a 10-day mission trip, which includes travel days. The trip is open to all 18 and older and all must fund their own travel.


For more details please go to:

We Welcome Your Support and Ideas for Events

If you would like to volunteer for events or attend any of our meetings
to offer your special talents to the Mercy Center Foundation, USA –
we welcome your support and ideas.


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Georgetown Visitation Preparatory School


2018 Mercy 5K


and Donors


 ETS Corporation Sterling VA

ETS Corporation, Sterling, VA
Edward W. Vaughan, CEO, ETS


Georgetown Running Company


Peloton Logo Black sponsor



Clyde's Restaurant Group

Barrel Oak Winery Delaplane VA


Union Labor Life Insurance Company
Edward M. Smith, President and CEO


Saxbys Coffe Virginia


Wisdom In Nutrition
Patricia Repko


 Columbia Pike Cycle Bar


International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers (BAC)
James Boland, President


BTR Bach to Rock Bethesda Maryland





Kaimont Logo


Soft Edge Connect to Capitol Hill


A World At School


DeCarlo Studios Graphic Design Website Design Northern VA