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5K Walk & Run for Athletes and Families – Inspiring Foster Care and Adoption

July 11 @ 7:00 am - 10:00 am

A 5K Walk & Run in beautiful Citizen’s Park in Barrington, Illinois to benefit children in foster care and those awaiting adoption. The course meanders through the Cuba Marsh Forest Preserve, some of the most beautifully protected land in Illinois. Travel across the long bridge built over the wetlands leading to towering pines. This race hosts serious runners as well as families looking for fun. The course is timed by a professional team. Registration begins at 7:00am. The race begins at 8:00am.

The fee for the race is $25 for early bird registration until April 1st and after April 1st or the day of the race, the fee is $35. REGISTER HERE!

We are currently seeking sponsors for this race.  All sponsors will receive exposure on signage, at event, and on our social media platforms. Higher level sponsors will receive higher level recognition. Please contact Lisa or Melissa at Lisahbraun@letitbeus.org or Melissak@atproperties.com. 

Champion Sponsor – $10,000

Inspire Sponsor – $7,500

Foster Care Sponsor – $5,000

Family Sponsor – $2,500

Entertainment Sponsor – $1,000 – Business ad on the DJ booth at event

Racing Sponsor – $1,000 – Underwrite the Eventbrite and Race Roster costs and receive recognition on the Let It Be Us website, social media, and Event swag.

Water Bottle Sponsor – $1,000 – Provide water for the event and table placement at the event.

Sign Sponsor – $500 – Business logo featured on the on course signs for the runners to follow.

Swag Bag Sponsor – Contact Let It Be Us for more details.

Let It Be Us is a 501(c)3 with the mission of adoption and education of children in Illinois foster care.  We manage programs designed to increase adoption opportunities for waiting Illinois children and we also provide these children with mentorship opportunities as well as direct service opportunities. Learn more at www.LetItBeUs.org.


July 11
7:00 am - 10:00 am
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Let It Be Us


Citizen’s Park
511 Lake Zurich Road
Barrington, IL 60010 United States
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