When you partner with us you’ll experience a wealth of benefits; however, there are some things we must ask you to do so everything “runs smoothly.” 

Benefits of Running with Pav YMCA

  • access to CARA, the Chicago Area Runners Association, for safe trial runs guided by professional runners
  • access to Crowdrise to publicize your charity run and to accept online donations from your network
  • personalized fundraising support and leadership from our director of financial development
  • training resources and leadership from our director of health & wellness
  • orientation, with Q&A
  • pre-race meeting and free race-day kit, with Q&A
  • post-race celebration and recognition

Responsibilities for Running with Pav YMCA

  • read team email messages
  • subscribe to our blog
  • set up Crowdrise profile by 1/18/17
  • participate in one-to-one meetings with team leaders for open communication and accountability, either in-person or video/chat conference
  • participate in marketing and promotional activities on behalf of the Pav YMCA before and after the race
  • raise $1,000 by 11/8/17 for guaranteed entries 10/25/16 to 11/29/16
  • raise $1,500 by 11/8/17 for guaranteed entries 11/30/16 to 1/18/17