Online Registration is closed but we are still accepting manual registrations. You can either sign-up the day of the event at LA Fitness, 2431 Lincoln Hwy, New Lenox or call 815-545-7223.
The inaugural annual Running 4 the Kids race takes you through the beautifully scenic Old Plank Trail and through the Will County Forest Perserve. After the completion of the race, stay for the music, healthy snacks, food (for the runners only), beverages and much more! The whole family is invited to attend the post-race celebration. Visit the tents of all the sponsors and fill your goodie bags.
Event details and schedule
About the race…
When: Sunday, September 27,2015, race starts at 7:00 am
Giveaway Guarantee: Race giveaways are guaranteed to the first 200 runners.
Pre-Event Packet Pick-Up: Will be from 8 am until 11:00 am at LA Ftiness 2431 N Lincoln Hwy, New Lenox, Il and from 12 pm until 5 pm at Running Excels located at 24 Elmwood Street, Frankfort IL.
Online Registration Deadline: Online registration closes on September 24, 2015 at midnight, however walk-in registrations will be available on race day.
Running Club Promotional Code: Member of a running club? Email us at email@example.com to find out how your club can receive our 10% discount code.
Race Day Registration & Packet Pick-Up: Race day registration will be taken from 6:00-6:30 am at LA Fitness.
Course: 5K & 10K Route; the course takes you through the beautifully scenic Old Plank Trail (flat terrain) and through the Will County Forest Preserve. Water will be available on the course.
Parking: Parking is available and free on local streets and at Lincoln Way Central High School.
For More Information : Please call CASA of Will County at 815-730-7012 or Rita Facchina at 815-545-7223. You may also visit our website www.casaofwillcounty.org.
Race Results: Disposable timing chip results will be posted on www.casaofwillcounty.org
Post-Race Activities: After the completion of the race, stay for the music, healthy snacks, food (for the runners only), beverages and much more! The whole family is invited to attend the post-race celebration. Visit the tents of all the sponsors and fill your goodie bags.
About the Charity: CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) of Will County is an accredited, 501(c)(3) not-for-profit agency. Our mission is to provide well-trained volunteers who advocate for abused and neglected children in our juvenile court system. Since 1994, CASA of Will County has served over 2,300 abused and neglected children and helped place them in safe, secure and loving permanent homes. We currently serve 65% of the children in care, and we are continually working toward our overall goal of providing an advocate for every child in need.
When children are betrayed by those they trust and enter into the court system, navigating the maze of social service agencies and courtroom hearings can be overwhelming. Our advocate supervisors and volunteers work hard to minimize the effects of the pain and distress that are placed upon these children. It is our goal to not only help these innocent victims to have a voice within the legal system, but to help them heal emotionally as well.
CASA of Will County