Data for Indigenous Justice cohosted the first virtual MMIWG2S Alaska 5K: Run for Healing, Run for Justice from October 5-10, 2020. DIJ cohosted alongside Native Movement and Native Peoples Action, inviting participants to honor our MMIWG2S (missing and murdered Indigenous womxn, girls, 2 spirit) through healthy healing.

This virtual 5K invited participants to run, walk, or participate through other physical activity and was free and open to all. Over 300 participants registered from across Alaska and beyond international borders. Our reach on our social media event surpassed 29,491 and many participated in the Facebook event by showcasing their activity and why they were participating.