Run for Rescue 2017

and Reunion Picnic

Make a Donation

Save $5 and register by May 31 to receive Early Bird special pricing!


About the Event

On Saturday, September 23, Wright-Way Rescue is excited to present its dog-friendly Run for Rescue 5K walk and run. All animal lovers, athletes, and canines are welcome! Additionally, we invite you to the Reunion Picnic, where Wright-Way alums are invited to reconnect, play, and enjoy

 

Fundraise for Wright-Way

Run for Rescue is Wright-Way Rescue's largest annual fundraising event. By participating and fundraising leading up to the event, you will help us save the lives of even more homeless pets. 


5K WALK + RUN    -    ENTERTAINMENT    -    GIVEAWAYS    -    KIDS GAMES    -    FOOD + DRINKS


 

Event Details

Event Date: Saturday, September 23, 2017

Location:  Bunker Hill Forest Preserve - Grove 7

Address: W Harts Rd, Chicago, IL 60714

Pre-registration and check in: 9:00 AM;

Walk and run start time: 10:00 AM

Reunion Picnic: Immediately after 5K, ending @ 2PM.



ARE DOGS WELCOME TO THE EVENT?

Absolutely! Many attendees bring their dogs to the walk and Reunion Picnic events. However, please consider your dog's health and fitness level when determining if he/she should run the race with you.

SHOULD I CREATE A FUNDRAISING PAGE?

By fundraising for Wright-Way Rescue leading up to the event, you will help us save the lives of even more homeless pets. Run for Rescue is one of Wright-Way's largest fundraisers to help continue its mission! 

HOW DO I BECOME A SPONSOR?

Take a look at our Run for Rescue Sponsorship Packet here. For any questions, please email chelsea.fahey@wright-wayrescue.org if you're interested in this valuable marketing event.

CAN KIDS PARTICIPATE IN THE EVENT?

Run for Rescue welcomes all members of your family, including your children! When registering for the event, please select the correct age for you and your family.