Walk and Roll Chicago

Saturday, April 21, 2018

8:30 AM, Step-Off 10:00

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Soldier Field, Stadium Green
1410 Museum Campus Drive , Chicago Map it

150 teams and 2,119 participants have raised $305,694.33

Total above may not reflect all participants, teams, and donations

One Day. One Goal. Four Ways to Roll.

Walk & Roll Chicago is the longest-running cancer fundraiser in Illinois. For the past 46 years, people from all over Chicagoland have gathered for Walk & Roll to support the American Cancer Society. This one-of-a-kind event offers participants of all skill levels the opportunity to walk or run 5K, skate 10K or bike 15k to raise funds and help save lives from all cancers. We invite you to join us at Soldier Field on April 21, 2018 to honor cancer survivors, and caregivers, and to enjoy family-friendly activities!

Site opens at 8:30AM
Kid's Dash begins at 9AM
Opening Ceremony: 9:35AM
Routes begin at 10AM

VIEW OUR DAY OF EVENT PROGRAM HERE

VIEW OUR SITE MAP HERE

5K Run Packet Pick Up

If you registered for the timed 5K run, you have 2 options for picking up your bib:

- In advance, on Friday, 4/20 at Capital One Cafe from 4-7PM.
Address: 3435 N Southport Ave, Chicago, IL 60657.

-On event day, at Walk & Roll. Please head to the 5K Packet Pick up Tent (see event map).

 

Introducing The Heidi Wolfe Service Recognition Award:

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This award will be presented in memory of Heidi Wolfe, to one outstanding Walk & Roll participant, to be chosen by a panel of ACS staff members and BP staff members on an annual basis. Heidi was a long-time supporter and friend of the American Cancer Society and the Walk & Roll Team. Over the course of 7 years, Heidi single-handedly raised $121,565 to help fight against cancer. Sadly, we lost Heidi to her battle with cancer in December. This award will recognize one remarkable participant each year for his/her significant fundraising, service, and collaborative contributions to Walk & Roll, and for upholding the values and mission of the American Cancer Society.

All participants are eligible and the winner will be announced on stage at Walk & Roll.

 

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Sponsorship Opps - Small
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Survivor Garden - Small

Sponsorship Opportunities

Join other area business leaders as they celebrate the important work that happens every day to help finish the fight against cancer.

Download Library

Download or print materials that help you and your team promote and raise funds for the American Cancer Society Walk & Roll event.

Garden of Hope

This year Walk & Roll will introduce its Garden of Hope. You can dedicate a pinwheel flower to a loved one lost, someone currently battling, or anyone who’s overcome cancer.

 

 

Questions?

Contact Jenna Leinwohl:

Jenna.Leinwohl@cancer.org

312-279-7266

or view Online Help

Event sponsored by:

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Top Participants:

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Top Participants
  1. I Made a Donation Heidi Wolfe Grant - $9,530.00
  2. I Made a Donation David Witz - $6,945.00
  3. I Made a Donation Peggy Hunn - $4,916.00

Top Teams:

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Top Teams
  1. Team BP - $30,261.50
  2. Team Continental - $21,003.15
  3. Kirkland & Ellis - $16,550.00

Top Companies/Clubs:

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  1 -  CEI - Chicago Electrical Industry       ($98,054.30)
  2 -  BP       ($30,311.50)
  3 -  Kirkland & Ellis       ($16,680.00)