Canine Companions for Independence is a non-profit organization that enhances the lives of people with disabilities by providing highly trained assistance dogs and ongoing support to ensure quality partnerships.
Canine Companions is celebrating its 2nd year as an official charity partner for the Chicago Spring Half Marathon. We welcome all runners, whether this is your first race or you are a seasoned runner, to join our team and support our cause while reaching an amazing personal and running goal.
Some of the perks / incentives you will receive for joining our team include:
- Involvement with a nationwide organization to raise awareness for its cause and an opportunity to join its Emerging Leaders Board in Chicago
- Discounted race entry
- Support and camaraderie from other runners with a similar passion
We require a fundraising minimum of $150, with more race gears awarded for raising more.
For more information, please contact Victoria Shen at firstname.lastname@example.org
If you register to join our team, please provide us with your first & last name, email address and phone number so we may reach you.
If you are donating, please put down the runner's name as the name to appear on the fundraising honor roll so that we may properly track progress. Thanks!