Call To Action

Accept the Challenge:  

To change the world for kids with cancer.

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Sheer Joy! Running, walking, biking, or swimming to help kids with cancer makes you feel incredibly happy. Plan to join Team Bear in 2014.  YOU chose the endurance event and let us know. There are different benefits and fundraising amounts for each race/distance.
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Unfortunately, we do not have any charity spots for the marathon.

If you were LUCKY enough to get an entry through the lottery, you can join Team Bear and commit to raising a minimum of a $650.

Become a TEAM BEAR member with a $25 membership fee and receive:
  • Proven training programs for all levels of runners and run-walkers  (option for customized training plan)
  • Team Bear gear check close to marathon start/finish
  • Team Bear unisex sleeveless running shirt
  • Personalized fundraising webpage
  • Social activities designed to share experiences and develop running friendships
  • Be proud in your Team Bear shirt. Know you are making a difference in the lives of the many kids.

Click here to become a Team Bear member and you will be contacted to complete the process by filling out a commitment form. 

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Perhaps a 5K, 10K or half marathon is in your future.  You can help kid with cancer by fundraising for your chosen event.  Amounts vary by event.

For more information on Team Bear, please contact Susan at or call her at 312-214.1200 ext 23

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Click here for information on CARA membership