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Team Ignite: 2019 Chicago Half-Marathon & 5K

  • Jackson Park 6401 South Stony Island Avenue Chicago, IL, 60637 United States (map)

Run With Team Ignite

Join Team Ignite and take part in the 2019 Chicago Half Marathon & 5K on Sunday, September 29, 2019! By running with Team Ignite, you are supporting our mission to support over 500 youth experiencing homelessness on their journey to a home and future with promise. Help us reach our vision of creating a world where all youth have a safe home, are valued, supported, and provided with everything they need to reach their full potential. With each step you take, you are helping strengthen our communities and end youth homelessness.

When you register with Team Ignite and commit to our fundraising minimum, Ignite will pay for your registration! Deadline to register for Team Ignite is August 17th.

To register, please email Sarah Joyce at

Team Ignite Benefits:

  • FREE entry for the Chicago Half Marathon or 5K

  • Team Ignite running shirt & swag bag

  • Personalized fundraising website page & toolkit

  • Staff provided fundraising advice & assistance

  • Support of an amazing community of athletes both new & experienced

Fundraising Commitment

  • Half Marathon: $500

  • 5K: $250

Included in your Race Registration

  • Gender-specific tech running shirt

  • Finisher medal

  • On course-entertainment including live DJs & local bands

  • 10 aid stations with hydration and restrooms

  • Digital photo services provided by Athlinks

  • Access to the Finish Festival at Jackson Park

  • Awards for top three runners in each age group

Earlier Event: September 26
2019 Poker & Casino Night