Team Inheritance of Hope in the 2018 Bank of America Chicago Marathon
Team IoH is excited to return as a charity partner in the
Bank of America Chicago Marathon
Guaranteed Marathon Race Bib - $1,000 fundraising requirement to inspire hope in kids with a terminally ill parent
How to get started:
- Click on the green "PARTICIPATE AS AN INDIVIDUAL" box in the top right
- This will immediately create your fundraising page
- Look for a URL emailed to you to complete your registration on the Chicago Marathon site
- It's that easy!
Team IoH Benefits:
- Your own personal fundraising webpage - to make your fundraising efforts simple and successful.
- Fundraising incentives including the opportunity to have your marathon registration fee reimbursed upon raising $2,200 in donations.
- Team IoH race day apparel including drawstring bag, performance shirt, and hat.
- All your efforts help families in a "marathon" of their own - facing a parent's terminal illness.
What is my fundraising commitment?
Please note: Charity entries in the Chicago Marathon require a minimum amount of funds to be raised. Please read carefully the information below.
Athletes are required to raise a minimum of $1,000 by Wednesday, October 3, 2018. $750 is due by September 30.
Fundraising Deadlines: (Please read carefully)
Your registration with Team IoH in the Chicago Marathon requires a minimum amount of funds to be raised.
Partial Deadline: $750 must be raised by September 30, 2018.
Full Deadline: Your funds are due by midnight, Wednesday, October 3, 2018, midnight. Therefore by this date, your funds should total a minimum of $1,000 to retain your race entry.
Please Note: Upon registering with Team IoH, you are commiting to raise the minimum required funds of $1,000. After you register and pay your regististration fee of $185, you will have guaranteed entry in the Chicago Marathon once you raise the required minimum of $1,000. Inheritance of Hope will reimburse your registration fee of $185 when you raise at least $2,750. See fundraising incentives below for more information.
Just a few of the ways we like to show our appreciation to our athletes...
$2,200: Participate for FREE! Raise $2,200 and we will reimburse your registration fee of $195!
$5,000: Participate and stay TWO nights for FREE! Raise $5,000 and receive two nights accommodations at a 4-5 star hotel near Chicago!
How can I register?
Please Note: Upon registering with Team IoH, you are commiting to raise the minimum required funds of $1,000 by Wednesday, October 3, 2018. Your registration fee will be reimbursed to you upon reaching the fundraising goal for registration reimbursement - $2,750.
Audra Milligan: audra@InheritanceofHope.org. Team Inheritance of Hope is here to support you every step of your journey!
Inheritance of Hope strives to serve the entire family when a young parent is diagnosed with a terminal illness. We offer a community of support where parents can encourage and advise one another and where children can meet other children who understand their fears and struggles. We offer memories for families to cherish for a lifetime, regardless of whether their parent lives another month or another 60 years. We offer ongoing support and resources to help parents navigate raising their family in the midst of crisis. Please join Team Inheritance of Hope - we need you to help us continue to serve these families! Our belief is that “Every Family Deserves a Legacy”®.