Run for the STARS

5K, Other

Event Date

Sat, Jun 11, 2016

Address

Wheaton, IL

Pricing

Activity Today Later

Running-5K - Individual Age group/open

$25 $25 Closed

Wheelchair category - Individual Age group/open

$25 $30 Closed

Wheelchair category - Individual Age group/open

$25 $30 Closed

Running-5K - Individual Age group/open

$30 $30 Closed

Running-5K - Team registration

$30 $30 Closed

Running-5K - Individual Age group/open

$30 $30 Closed

About This Activity

Wheaton, IL 6/11/2016 –The 13th annual Run for the STARS 5K will be held on Saturday, June 11, 2016 at 8:00 AM. The race will begin and end at the College Church Commons located at 332 East Seminary Street in Wheaton, Illinois.

 

Expected to host 1,000 runners, this race will feature short sleeve technical shirts for all race participants, electronic bib timing, awards and raffle prizes. In addition, members of the STARS disability community and children 8 and under are encouraged to participate in the Dash for the STARS, a shorter race around the Wheaton community. Registration is available online by visiting runforthestars.com.

 

Proceeds from the Run for the STARS provides:

  • Since Respite is the number one need of families who have a child with a disability, RFTS provides: Full and partial scholarships for recreational camps where STARS have a blast and parents receive some needed rest,
  • Full and partial scholarships for entire families to attend retreats where they are refreshed in body and spirit.
  • Since there is a 90% unemployment rate for individuals with developmental disabilities, last year RFTS provided:

Run for the STARS is sponsored by College Church. STARS Disability Ministry serves over 140 individuals with intellectual disabilities and their families.  The ministry provides social, recreational, and educational programs for children and adults and provides support to their parents and caregivers. 

Event details and schedule

The 13th annual Run for the STARS 5K will be held on Saturday, June 11, 2016 at 8:00 AM. The race will begin and end at the College Church Commons located at 332 East Seminary Street in Wheaton, Illinois.

runfortheSTARS.com has all of the race day details. Make sure you stay for the bib raffle after the race. Must be present to win.

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