Frequently Asked Questions

When is it?

Join us in the park on Sunday, October 6th, 2024 at 9 AM at Busse Woods or Walk, Run, & Flutter at a time & place convenient for you! Then share your photos! We will stream highlights from all participants- in person & virtual.

Where is the race?

You can join us in person at Ned Brown /Busse Wood, Grove #26, Elk Grove Village, IL. Or if you are participating virtually, run, walk or flutter where ever you feel comfortable.

Why run?

Honor, celebrate, and support families impacted by childhood illness and loss. We offer you a community of shared experiences grieving the loss of a child and an opportunity to remember and honor their memory with others.

How do I register?

Click the “Register” button here or in our site header! This will take you to our registration service. If you are participating virtually, we will send you the race packet. Or you can pick it up on Race Day at the park, Busse Woods/Elk Grove Village.

How can I fundraise as a team or as an individual?

Follow this link to create your own shareable fundraising page.

How many people can be on my team? Do they have to be family members?

There is no limit on team participants! And no, you do not have to be related to be on a team; friends and colleagues are more than welcome to join! Or you can join one of our partner organizations!

We are participating virtually — can we still be a team?

Of course! That’s one of the beautiful things about this event being virtual! Anyone, anywhere, can join a team. Follow this link and select “Join a Team.”