26.2 for an LTS Chicago Partner Charity!
Which Charity Partner will YOU run for?!
Alive Rescue – Alive and Running
ALIVE Rescue is a sustainable animal rescue that protects the lives and the rights of animals. We believe every animal has the right to a well-balanced, socialized and fulfilled life.Sign up to run for Alive Rescue – Alive and Running NOW!
Camp Kesem – Team Kesem
Camp Kesem is a nationwide community, driven by passionate college student leaders, that supports children through and beyond their parent’s cancer. Their flagship program provides free summer camp experiences to over 5,000 children from coast-to-coast (Including chapters at Northwestern, U of I, and Augustana).Sign up to run for Camp Kesem – Team Kesem NOW!
American Cancer Society – DetermiNation
The American Cancer Society’s mission is to save lives, celebrate lives and lead the fight for a world without cancer. We’re doing everything in our power to prevent cancer. If you are diagnosed, we’re there for you every step of the way. We promote an active and healthy lifestyle and fight to remove barriers to treatment. To learn more about becoming a volunteer with the American Cancer Society email Christopher.Bowles@cancer.org or Samantha.Kuderna@cancer.org.Sign up to run for American Cancer Society – DetermiNation NOW!
Open Heart Magic – Charity Team
Open Heart Magic is an organization dedicated to providing Entertaining Therapy to Hospitalized Children. Hospital Magicians work one-on-one with children, using magic as a means to engage the imagination and help kids find their own sense of confidence. For kids undergoing medical treatment, magic has a therapeutic value.Sign up to run for Open Heart Magic – Charity Team NOW!
A Special Wish Chicago – Run Team
A Special Wish Chicago is the wish-granting foundation in the Chicagoland area dedicated to enlivening families with hope and joy by granting the wishes of local children and young adults, from birth through age 20, who have been diagnosed with life-threatening conditions.Sign up to run for A Special Wish Chicago – Run Team NOW!
Alzheimer’s Association – ALZ Stars
The mission of the ALZ Association is to eliminate Alzheimer’s disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health. The Greater Illinois Chapter serves 68 counties in Illinois with offices in Bloomington, Carbondale, Chicago, Joliet, Rockford and Springfield.Sign up to run for Alzheimer’s Association – ALZ Stars NOW!
Autism Speaks Chicago – Team UP
Members of the Chicagoland chapter of Autism Speaks to Young Professionals (AS2YP) volunteer their time and talents to increase awareness, raise funds, serve as ambassadors of Autism Speaks, and participate as active members of the autism community.Sign up to run for Autism Speaks Chicago – Team UP NOW!
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan Chicago – Team Run for Kids Sake
As the nation’s largest donor and volunteer supported mentoring network, Big Brothers Big Sisters makes meaningful, monitored matches between adult volunteers (“Bigs”) and children (“Littles”), ages 6 through 18, in communities across the country.Sign up to run for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan Chicago – Team Run for Kids Sake NOW!
Chicago Fire Foundation (MLS Chicago Fire) – Team CFF
The Chicago Fire’s goal on the field is to play hard and win. Its goal off the field is to contribute to the quality of life in Chicago and its surrounding communities by implementing programs that promote social and emotional learning through sports.Sign up to run for Chicago Fire Foundation (MLS Chicago Fire) – Team CFF NOW!
Chicago Run – Team Chicago Run
Chicago Run is a non-profit organization whose mission is to promote the health and wellness of Chicago children through innovative, engaging, and sustainable youth running programs.Sign up to run for Chicago Run – Team Chicago Run NOW!
Imerman Angels – Team IA
Imerman Angels provides one-on-one cancer support to cancer fighters, survivors & caregivers. This services is provded by carefully matching and individually pairing a person touched by cancer (a cancer fighter or survivor) with someone who has fought and survived the same type of cancer (a Mentor Angel).Sign up to run for Imerman Angels – Team IA NOW!
One Tail at a Time – Marathon Mutts
One Tail at a Time is an all breed no-kill dog rescue that services the Chicagoland area. They focus on intaking dogs in danger of euthanasia from area shelters that are overpopulated and in need of help.Sign up to run for One Tail at a Time – Marathon Mutts NOW!
PAWS Chicago – Team PAWS
PAWS (Pets Are Worth Saving) Chicago is the largest no-kill humane organization in the Midwest. Through innovative Angels with Tails dog and cat adoption events held on weekends at shopping centers and retail stores, PAWS Chicago is saving lives and educating the public.Sign up to run for PAWS Chicago – Team PAWS NOW!
Urban Initiatives – Team UI
Urban Initiatives is a nonprofit organization that runs a health and education soccer program, called the Work to Play Program, in Chicago Public Schools (CPS).Sign up to run for Urban Initiatives – Team UI NOW!