Fundraise for Habitat

From golf tournaments and road races to donations in lieu of wedding gifts and birthday presents, there’s no limit to how you can raise money to support Habitat Greater Boston. No event is too big or too small. And every dollar counts!

For more information about having a fundraiser for Habitat, please contact Theresa Lakin, Director of External Relations, at (617) 423-2223 ext 24 or

Here are some upcoming events organized by people like you. All proceeds benefit Habitat’s mission of breaking the cycle of poverty through homeownership.

2021 Annual Genesis Battlegreen Run

#RunForHabitat  3…2…1…GOING LIVE!
Join us for the 25th Annual Battlegreen Run, IN-PERSON on Sunday, November 7, 2021 in Lexington, MA. The Battlegreen Run Foundation organizes an annual road race benefiting local charities. It has become a tradition in the community, with hundreds of people each year enjoying a scenic race course, fun local traditions, and a generous post-race buffet with more than 50 food choices from local restaurants and vendors.

You can join Habitat’s fundraising team in this year’s 25th Annual Genesis Battlegreen Run to help build affordable homes for Greater Boston families!

For those of you who may wish to participate virtually once again, there is a virtual option available as well which will take place between November 2 and November 7.

Registration for the 2021 event will open July 1, 2021.

Please continue to check back for more information about registrations and ways to run or support our Habitat Humanity Greater Boston team!

We are grateful for every runner, walker, and fundraiser who supports Habitat and our team members.

Established in 1996, the Genesis Battlegreen Run is one of the most popular road race events in New England with both a 5K or 10K for participants.

To find out more, visit the Battlegreen Run Foundation website.

Past Events

2020 Annual Genesis Battlegreen Run – Held Virtually

Thank you to all of our runners, volunteers, and donors who came out – virtually – as part of our fundraising team to support Habitat Greater Boston families for the annual Genesis Battlegreen Run in 2020!

Proceeds from the Genesis Battlegreen Run held annually in Lexington, MA support Habitat Greater Boston’s mission of building affordable housing in partnership with low-income families.

Established in 1996, the Genesis Battlegreen Run is one of the most popular road race events in New England. Participants may sign up for either the 5K or 10K course, and all are invited to enjoy a post-race buffet, which includes a variety of food options generously donated by many local restaurants and food vendors.

This event, which has become a Lexington tradition. To find out more and learn how you can particpate to help local nonprofits like Habitat Greater Boston, visit the Battlegreen Run Foundation website.

Open Haus Volume 1

Thank you Kappa Sigma Boston University chapter for hosting a one-night fundraiser concert benefiting Habitat for Humanity Greater Boston. All proceeds from this event were dedicated to Habitat Boston to help build homes for low-income families in need of decent and affordable housing. Thank you to everyone who joined Boston-area college students (18+) for a high-energy evening with DJ/producers Sam Feldt and What So Not.

The event was held on September 26, 2019 at the ROYALE Boston.

Arthur Murray Dance Center’s
Annual Teach-A-Thon

Habitat Boston thanks Arthur Murray Dance Centers of Boston and Weymouth for donating proceeds from the 10th Annual Teach-A-Thon to help support Habitat Greater Boston’s mission of building affordable housing in partnership with low income families.

Classes were held from noon to midnight on January 25, 2019 at Arthur Murray studios in Boston, Burlington, Weymouth, and Manchester, NH.

Join the fun! Learn to dance and support Habitat families at the same time. Stay tuned for details about the next annual Teach-A-Thon.