154% Raised of$35,000 Goal

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Joining Purple Community Team Hope guarantees your entry into the 2017 Bank of America Chicago Marathon.
Here's how:

Step 1:

Join Purple Community Team Hope

Click Join Purple Community Team Hope to get your spot on our marathon team.

Step 2:

Register for the Chicago Marathon

We’ll give you a unique URL to officially register for the race. Don’t worry about entry fees – we’ve already paid for you.

Step 3:

100% Hope

Share your customized fundraising page to raise funds to support cancer, Parkinson’s and other neurodegenerative disease research happening at Van Andel Institute in Grand Rapids, MI. The best part? 100% of EVERY DOLLAR donated goes right back into the labs, thanks to an endowment established by our founders Jay and Betty Van Andel. Now THAT’S 100% Hope!