Become a Marathon Charity Runner!

This fall the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago will be participating in both the Bank of America Chicago Marathon and the Inaugural Naperville Marathon and Half Marathon charity programs! You can become a member of Team EFGC and help us raise much needed funds to support the programs and services we provide.

 

The Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago is grateful to once again be an official Contributing Charity of the 2013 Bank of America Chicago Marathon. With 1.5 million spectators, 45,000 runners from all 50 states and more than 100 countries – this is one of the premier marathons in the world…and it’s right here in our own backyard on October 13, 2013 Are you running the marathon? If you are and want go that extra mile and raise money for a good cause, sign up for Team EFGC. We are asking each team member to commit to raising a minimum of $1000.00. The proceeds from your fundraising efforts will support the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago and its many programs and services that are available to the 130,000 individuals in Illinois that live with epilepsy.

 Team Benefits:

Chicago Marathon Registration Fee Reimbursement 

Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago Marathon T-Shirt

Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago Drawstring Bag

Prize Incentives for the top fundraisers

The satisfaction in knowing you are spreading awareness and running with pride for all of those living with epilepsy

 Your commitment to TEAM EFGC is to raise a minimum of $1,000.00 by October 13, 2013. Please note – you will have to sign up for the Chicago Marathon through the Bank of America Chicago Marathon Page. Once you’ve registered for the marathon, please contact Gayle at 312.939.8622 ext. 209 or gdeja-schultz@epilepsychicago.org and she can help you get set up on our team!

 

The Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago is also grateful to be a part of the 2013 Inaugural Naperville Marathon & Half Marathon Charity Program. This event will take place November 10, 2013 in Naperville Illinois and is a Boston Marathon qualifying race! Registration has closed, however, if you join Team EFGC, you will be able to participate as a charity runner! We are asking each team member to commit to raising a minimum of $1000.00. The proceeds from your fundraising efforts will support the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago and its many programs and services that are available to the 130,000 individuals in Illinois that live with epilepsy.

Team Benefits:

Naperville Marathon Registration Fee
 
Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago T-Shirt
 
Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago Drawstring Bag
 
EFGC Charity Runner recognition on race bib
 
Charity Runner pre-race stretching, post-race stretching and massage
 
Charity Runner gear check
 
Charity Runner warming tent access
 
Eligibility for Naperville Marathon Charity Awards -3 highest fundraisers
 
 Your commitment to TEAM EFGC is to raise a minimum of $1,000.00 by November 10, 2013. Please note – you will have to sign up for the Naperville Marathon with Gayle Schultz at 312.939.8622 ext. 209 or gdeja-schultz@epilepsychicago.org. 
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