The annual 5K Walk & Run hosted by Let It Be Us in beautiful Citizens Park is coming up from 8 to 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 18th! A popular event for both serious runners and families looking for fun, this race will benefit children in foster care, especially those awaiting adoption in Illinois.
The course meanders through the Flint Creek Forest Preserve in Barrington, some of the most beautifully protected land in Illinois. Travel across the long bridge built over the wetlands leading to towering pines.
The course is timed by a professional team add there will also be raffles, snacks and a live DJ! Registration is $25 on line here, or $30 at the event. Registration begins at 7:00am. The fee for the race is $25 for advanced registration here and $30 day of registration.
Click here to register today!
SPONSORSHIPS ARE AVAILABLE! Please contact 5K Co-Chairs Melissa Khamkhounavong or Amber Wirkus for more information. All sponsors will receive exposure on signage, at event, on social media, and will have their logo on the back of the event tee shirts. Higher level sponsors will receive higher level recognition.
- Tee Shirt Sponsor: $200
- Waterbottle Sponsor: 200
- Signage Sponsor: $250
- Entertainment (DJ) Sponsor: $500
- After Party Sponsor: $2,000
- Sub Title Sponsor: $2,000
- Title Sponsor: $4,000
Let It Be Us is a 501(c)3 with the mission of adoption and education of children in Illinois foster care. We manage programs designed to increase adoption opportunities for waiting Illinois children and we also provide these children with mentorship opportunities as well as direct service opportunities. Learn more at www.LetItBeUs.org.