Bank of America Chicago Marathon
Want to be part of Chicago’s most exciting athletic event and do it for a great cause? We call our team members “Heroes” because that’s exactly what they are to our children. The support our Heroes raises provides our kids in crisis with critical life-saving services and show them the true meaning of confidence and determination. If you have any questions about our “Heroes” marathon team, don’t hesitate to e-mail us or call us at 312-738-9381.
Mercy Home Heroes get:
- Free training with Chicago’s top marathon trainers
- Pre-race pasta party and post-race victory celebrations
- Team get-togethers and fun runs
- VIP Race Day experience at finish area
- Training shirt and race day singlet
- Fundraising support including your own website
- Cheering section with bleachers for all your family & friends
- Free Athletico Injury Screens
- Opportunity to change the lives of children in need
Come Running With Us!
When: Every Tuesday at 6:00 p.m.
Where: Mercy Home - 1140 W. Jackson Boulevard
How: RSVP via email or by calling 312.738.9381
Come to Mercy Home and see for yourself!
The Chicago Marathon lottery opens on Wednesday, March 19 at noon. Interested runners will have until Monday, April 7th to enter the lottery. Winners of the lottery will be announced on April 14th.
Guarantee your entry into the 2014 Chicago Marathon TODAY and have the best training, support, and race day experience. Run for a cause, run for charity, run for the Mercy Home for Boys & Girls. Registering for the marathon on a charity team will secure your race entry IMMEDIATELY. No need to wait or run the risk of entering the lottery – secure your entry today!
Self-secured Standard Registration - Anytime
You can join the Mercy Home Heroes and secure your own entry into the Marathon or ANY race. The fundraising commitment for self-secured registration is $500.
Guaranteed Charity Entry - Available now through April 7th
Don’t risk the lottery registration process all together and secure a guaranteed entry into the Chicago Marathon. The fundraising commitment is $1000.
Post-Lottery Guaranteed Entry - Available April 8th
Those who do not win the lottery or who wish to register for the Bank of America Chicago Marathon after the lottery closes on April 7th, may still do so as a Mercy Home Hero. The fundraising commitment is $1500.
Find out more about running for the kids at Mercy Home. Through the Chicago Marathon, Rock ‘n’ Roll Chicago Half Marathon and a wide range of other endurance events, you can help transform lives.