Join us for a unique way to practice social distancing, stay active and support 60 years of AID programs and services all at the same time!

Event Details

What: AID Virtual Run, Walk & Roll 5K
When: Monday, May 10, 2021 – Monday May 24, 2021
REGISTRATION ENDS TUESDAY, APRIL 20, 2021
Where: Wherever you find most comfortable to run, walk or roll!
Participants will have two weeks to complete their virtual run, walk or roll and submit times. ( more info. below)

Registration

All registrants will receive an official “AID Virtual Run, Walk & Roll 5K” t-shirt and medal*.
Registration Cost: $40.00
*Note: design and/or layout of the shirt and/or medal are subject to change

Awards / Submitting Results

Submitting your time result is totally optional. If you choose not to submit your finish time, you will still receive your shirt and medal.
Participants will receive an e-mail on the first day of the event (Monday, May 10) with instructions on how to submit a finish time.
Gift card prizes will be awarded to the TOP 3 MEN and TOP 3 WOMEN who finish a 5K in the fastest time.

Selfie Contest

 

Before, during or after your 5K, snap a selfie and post to facebook or twitter using the hashtag: #AID5K

All submissions will be entered into a random drawing to win a gift card prize!

Packet Pick-Up Dates, Times & Locations

Monday, May 3 through Friday, May 7 at AID Aurora (309 New Indian Trail Ct, Aurora, IL 60506) or AID Elgin (1135 Bowes Rd., Elgin, IL 60123) from 9:00a – 4:30p.
You may also have your shirt and medal shipped to you. (Note: You will be invoiced for shipment cost and items may arrive later than May 7)

All 5K proceeds benefit AID programs and services for individuals with Developmental Disabilities and Behavioral Health needs in our communities.

Fundraising

Help make our virtual 5K a success by becoming a fundraising champion!
After you register for the 5K, share this link with family, friends and co-workers:
and ask them to donate to the AID Virtual Run, Walk & Roll 5K in your name!
Help raise over $100 and receive a LIMITED EDITION FULL GRAPHIC T-SHIRT*!
This artwork was created by Ann Blaas for AID as part of the Water Street Studios “Activate the Alley pARTnership”.
See the full size mural outside Water Street Studios: 160 S. Water St., Batavia, IL 60510
This shirt is also available for purchase during your registration process!
*NOTE: SHIRT IS ONLY AVAILABLE IN S, M, L, XL AND 2XL – LOOK MAY VARY SLIGHTLY THAN WHAT IS SHOWN ABOVE. SPECIAL EDITION SHIRTS WILL BE DISTRIBUTED IN JUNE 2021.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Want to help raise important funds for AID programs and services AND have your company, organization, or name featured on the official 5k t-shirt, AID 5K Website AND AID facebook/twitter pages?
Become an “AID Virtual Run, Walk & Roll 5K” Sponsor today!
Download 2021 Sponsor Agreement below:
Questions? Contact Angela Cudmore, AID Events Coordinator at ACudmore@aidcares.org or (847) 931-2294.

Sponsors

The Klotz Family

Walt and Janet Dwyer

The Simpson Family

Joe and Deb Winkle

Bruce and Kathy Simpson

Linda and Bruce Rohr

Suzanne Bessette-Smith and David Smith

Owen and Susan Lowrey