BOA Chicago Marathon 2021
BANK OF AMERICA Chicago Marathon 2021
On Sunday, October 10, 2021, runners from all 50 states and more than 100 countries will set out to accomplish a personal dream by reaching the finish line in Grant Park. We’ll make your miles matter by giving them a meaning—fundraising for our life-saving, No Kill mission that will make your heart happy.
TEAM PAWS Chicago is largest local and animal welfare charity team in the Chicago Marathon, with 430 runners in 2019! For 2021 we have entries available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Why join TEAM PAWS? You’ll save thousands of lives and receive tons of swag! Upon entry, you get guaranteed charity entry to the race, an official TEAM PAWS singlet, a fan club tee, pre-and-post parties, access to social events, free entry to future races, fundraising tools, guided mentorship, discounted training, and that warm feeling of knowing that all your work helped save the lives of thousands of homeless and at-risk animals. Hey, running a marathon is tough. But knowing you’re helping to save thousands of lives will make each mile worth it.
BANK OF AMERICA Chicago Marathon Fundraising Requirements
Pre Lottery registration (those who join BEFORE the lottery closes on February 18, 2021) commit to raising a total minimum of $1,250
Post Lottery registration (those who join AFTER the lottery closes, February 19, 2021) commit to raising a total minimum of $1,750
Self Secured registration (those who have their OWN Chicago Marathon entry, NOT through TEAM PAWS Chicago) commit to raising a total minimum of $650.
50% of the fundraising minimums must be reached by 8:30 a.m. (U.S. Central) Thursday, April 1, 2021 and 100% of the fundraising minimum must be reach by 8:30 a.m. (U.S. Central) Wednesday, September 1, 2021 regardless of entry type.
*The fundraising minimums for Pre and Post Lottery are set by the Chicago Marathon and cannot be lowered for any reason, including (but not limited to) injury/pulling out of the marathon, change in income, moving, medical, deployment, etc. Please note that the Chicago Marathon does not allow the deferment or transfer of Charity entries for any reason.
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