On July 13th the Chicago Marathon was cancelled due to COVID-19 risk and the associated restrictions. Please go to the races page for more info.
Stay tuned for Team CCO's Virtual Experience!
You are invited to join Team CCO, and be a part of the joy of providing shelter for families experiencing homelessness in Chicago.
Team CCO is the charity fitness team for Cornerstone Community Outreach, a Chicago based social service agency that provides shelter to families and individuals experiencing homelessness, over 330 people each night!
Last year, the 20 Team CCO runners helped provide over 6,681 nights of safe shelter, more than 20,000 meals, and unlimited hope for families needing a fresh start.
Requirements and Benefits of being a Team CCO runner
-Charity Guaranteed Entries are available! Review and commit to Team CCO’s Participant Waiver to secure yours.
-Once agreed to the Waiver, runner receives our unique registration URL, and covers their own fees.
-Charity Guaranteed entries received after the lottery, have a fundraising minimum of $1,750.00.
-Charity Guaranteed entries received during the lottery have a fundraising minimum of $1,250.00. (No longer available, lottery has closed)
-If you get your own entry ie. through the lottery, legacy or time qualifier registration, set your own fundraising goal! (We recommend $1,000.00, but it’s up to you)
-Your get your own personal fundraising page with Team CCO
-Free Virtual Training Services with Chicago Area Runners Association (CARA), and discounted Group Training with CARA.(If choosing Group, increase your fundraising goal by $100)
-Volunteer opportunities for the whole team at Cornerstone Community Outreach.
-Team social meet-ups and fun-runs.
-Post-race thank-you party.
-Team CCO performance shirts.
-That awesome feeling of having done great things for others!
And here are the steps to get in with a guaranteed entry are:
1.Read and agree to teh Partcipant Waiver
2. Click JOIN the team.
3. Register using Team CCO's unique URL you'll be sent after step 1 and 2.
4. Begin the journey to the finsish line, and the joy of helping families experienceing homeless get housed!
Fundraising Deadlines if using a guaranteed entry are:
-$200 by 6/7/2020
-$500 by 8/31/2020
-$650 by 9/30/2020
-$1000 by 10/31/2020
-$1250 by 11/11/2020
If you haven't hit your minimum by the deadlines your card will be charged the balance.
Click the Join The Team button to get started!
Join the team today! Contact us if you have any questions, at firstname.lastname@example.org! #RunForShelter
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