Cross the Finish Line with the Food Bank!

Northern Illinois Food Bank's Marathon team provides you with an experience that expands beyond crossing the Bank of America Chicago Marathon finish line on October 10, 2021. You will be part of a network of individuals who believe everyone should have access to nutritious food and will have the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of our hungry neighbors.



How It Works

1. Register

Contact the Food Bank to learn more and review the official waiver prior to joining. Once accepted on the team, the Food Bank will provide the official registration link to claim your Marathon entry.

After you have officially registered, you will create your fundraising page.

Click on "Join Our Team" and follow the steps to join our Food Bank Marathon Team to take advantage of the team perks.


2. Fundraise

You'll raise funds to help feed neighbors in need, adding meaning to every mile that you run!


3. Train & Run!

On the route to the finish line, enjoy team member perks as you train for your goal! Enjoy the team comraderie and prepare for the race!


Thank you for making a difference in the lives of our neighbors in need!

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For more information or to discuss joining the Food Bank Marathon Team, please contact Molly Speckman.

Phone: 630 - 443 - 6910 ext. 196