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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If you were not able to get into the marathon through the lottery and still want to run
in the event, simply commit to raising a minimum of a $1,500 and you have a guaranteed charity spot. If you have entered the lottery and change your mind to run for Team Bear, no problem.
Become a TEAM BEAR member with a $25 membership fee and receive:
  • PAID ENTRY FEE for the Bank of America Chicago Marathon ($185 value)
  • 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 for a charity spot.

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For more information on a Bank of America Chicago Marathon Charity Spot, please contact Susan at or call her at 312-214.1200 ext 23
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