2020 Run for the Badge
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Support the National Law Enforcement Memorial and Museum from anywhere in the world

Join National Law Enforcement Memorial and Museum supporters around the country to honor law enforcement by participating in the Run for the Badge 5K from your home or community.

To stay safe during the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic, Run for the Badge will be held exclusively as a national virtual event. On October 10, runners, walkers, and Memorial and Museum supporters across the U.S. will participate in this traditional event remotely — raising, money, gathering teams or running individually, and earning prizes!

Prizes will be awarded for top fundraisers and fastest runners!

Register now and create your custom Run for the Badge page!

Run for the Badge 2020


Fundraising for the Run for the Badge

Our goal is to raise $100,000 in support of our mission to honor the fallen, tell the story of American law enforcement, and make it safer for those who serve. Set up your personal Run for the Badge page now and start gaining support for your big day on October 10, 2020.

Run for the Badge to Honor Law Enforcement

Join us today by starting your registration below! Participate as an individual, start a team and invite members to participate with you, or join a friend's team. Registration is only $35 per person and includes a t-shirt, bib, and medal!


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Click here to make a general event donation.

Click here to search for a participant or a team.


Sponsorship Opportunities

Click here to learn how your company can participate.

Why Participate?

While we strive to make the Run for the Badge a fun and exciting event for all of our participants, it is also a powerful way to support the mission of the National Law Enforcement Memorial and Museum. Every dollar you raise goes toward honoring and remembering the heroes of American law enforcement. Supporters like you and your donors allow us to carry on our important work.

Check out past years’ photos from around the country! #RunForTheBadge

Run for the Badge 2017 (Virtual Participants)