October 9 @ 7:30 am
Welcome to Team CASA 2022!
To receive a race bib for Team CASA, you must raise a minimum of $1,250 to support our mission.
Team CASA Member Benefits Include:
Guaranteed entry for the 2022 Bank of Chicago Marathon*
Access to the official Nike Marathon Training Plan
Free registration to our 2022 Running 4 the Kids 5K
Promotion of your fundraising page on CASA social media pages
Fundraising guidance and online tools to help you exceed your individual fundraising goal
Reimbursement of your registration fee (after you reach the minimum fundraising goal)
The incredible feeling of knowing that your efforts will help children in the foster care system receive the help they need to find safe and loving homes
*You must complete all CASA of River Valley Team requirements AND Bank of America Chicago Marathon Requirements. Joining our team DOES NOT automatically guarantee you a spot in the Chicago Marathon.
November 30th, 2021 — Team CASA Application & Waiver due for $1,250 registration
After November 30th, 2021 — Team CASA Application & Waiver due for $1,750 registration
October 9th, 2022 — 75% of Fundraising Minimum Due
October 9th, 2022 @ 7am — Chicago Marathon
Still have questions? Contact us!
The Countdown Begins!
Full List of Events & Milestones
Guaranteed Entry Application Opens - Oct 19, 2021
The application period for the Chicago Marathon begins. If you are applying under Team CASA, make sure to select CASA of River Valley on the Charity Team list.
Team CASA Application Due - $1,250 registration is available until November 30, 2021. After November 30, 2021, the registration commitment is $1,750.
We will be closing registration on January 31, 2022. At this point, we will choose 10 runners to fill Team CASA’s slots and notify you of your status.
Team CASA Waiver Due - Upon Registration
This waiver acknowledges the runner’s fundraising commitment as well as recognizing the potential risks of running in the marathon.
75% of Fundraising Minimum Due - Oct 9, 2022
At this point, 75% of your $1,250 fundraising minimum is due.
Running 4 the Kids - 2022
As a part of running for Team CASA, you will receive free entry to CASA of River Valley’s annual Running 4 the Kids 5K. This is a great chance to finish up training for the marathon, as well as gaining a greater insight into CASA’s mission.
Bank of Chicago Marathon - Oct 9, 2022
This is the day you have been waiting, fundraising, and training for! Enjoy your day and all of your hard efforts!
100% of Fundraising Minimum Due - Nov 9, 2022
At this time, 100% of your $1,250 fundraising minimum will be due. Thank you for all of your hard work! On behalf of the children, CASA of River Valley thanks you!