Kyc 5 K Run Walk

Last Minute Details for the 5K

As the 17th Annual Hustle for Health 5K Run/Walk approaches, we know you’re getting more and more excited! We’ve got all of the details and the answers to your questions to help you prepare for this fun and healthy way to support KYC - sign up to join us today!

Who: Community members, businesses, and KYC supporters are encouraged to join.
What: The 17th Annual Hustle for Health 5K Run/Walk, of course!
Where: We will kick off at Busse Woods, in the Level IV area off of the south side of Higgins Road, just west of Arlington Heights Road .
When: Saturday, June 9th, rain or shine. Check in at 8 AM, and start your run or walk at 9 AM. Stay for food and activities to follow!
Why: You want KYC to continue providing care and services to those who need it most.

Join Us June 9th!

Calling All Runners!

Register as a runner online today to reserve your official bib for our chip-timed run and create your fundraising page. Prizes will be given to our top finishers! After the awards, you can grab a bite to eat, meet our sponsors, and enjoy family friendly activities.

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Welcome, Walkers!

Create your fundraising page online today and meet us at the park on June 9th! No additional registration is necessary for those who are walking. Complete the full 5K or walk as much as you feel comfortable. Afterwards, join us at the pavilion for more fun!

Business Partners, Too!

KYC is offering sponsorship opportunities for this event. Corporate Teams are also welcome to join. Gather your coworkers and create a team to join our run or walk!

Other Ways to Participate

Looking to make a general donation?
If you’re looking to support the 5K as a whole, you can click on the Donate button in the menu above to make a general donation.

Can’t join us June 9th?
Even if you can’t be with us in person, participate as a virtual walker and create a fundraising page for your friends and family to help support KYC. We’ve had participants walk in other states or on different days, but the key point is ensuring KYC can provide compassionate care to our community.

Fundraising FAQ

Are there any perks to starting a fundraising page?
Your efforts will be rewarded by helping those in your community who need it most! On top of that, raise $50 or more to receive a 2018 Hustle for Health T-Shirt! Raise $500 or more, and take home a KYC Prize! Get started today!

I set up a fundraising page, but could use some advice. Got any tips?
We’ve got your back - check out these helpful hints for individuals and these tips for teams.

What is the goal?
The goal is $80K from the 5K - every gift counts! We appreciate your support and all you do to help KYC fulfill our mission! You can track our live progress from the KYC 5K Homepage. Fundraising continues through June 30th!

I’m really excited, but I still have questions. Is there someone I should ask?
Yes! If you have any questions about the Run/Walk, the website, or need other information, please feel free to contact Kate Garbarek .

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