HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The Elf on the Shelf gets to stretch his legs Saturday, with a fund-raising jaunt that includes stops at several township locations.

"Miles The Elf" is running on behalf of Steps Together, a non-profit charity based in Hillsborough that has been raising money and helping families in the midst of a medical crisis since 2013.

A message on the Steps Together Facebook page explains:

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"This run is our way of celebrating the holiday season, thanking our community for all they have done, and spreading awareness about who we are and who we help."

Miles will be stopping off at the following locations:

Impact Training, 9:55-10:10 a.m., 126 Stryker Lane, Suite 3;

Code Ninja, 10:20-10:30 a.m., 649 Route 206, Suite 1C;

Renaissance Hair Salon, 10:45-10:55 a.m., 411 Route 206;

Central Jersey Nurseries 11-11:10 a.m., 18 Hamilton Road;

Super Sundaes, 11:20 a.m.-noon., 435 Amwell Road.

Donations will be accepted at all locations. Further information is available online at steps-together.org