join team RISE

Impact the lives of kids in Angola – one child, one classroom, one school at a time

12 years – 429 runners – $850,465 raised – over 6,455 kids in school each year
2021 goal = $35,000 to fund a classroom, giving 100 MORE kids access to education!

Run for RISE in the 2021 Bank of America Chicago Marathon – Guaranteed Entry

  • Individuals interested in participating in the 2021 Bank of America Chicago Marathon can only receive access by application for a guaranteed entry through a charity. Non-guaranteed entry drawing participants were notified about entry status on March 25, 2021. 
  • RISE no longer has guaranteed entries available.
  • The fundraising minimum is $1,250 (USD) if the entry was claimed prior to February 18, and is $1,750 (USD) if the entry was claimed between February 19 and April 23. 
  • Contact RISE with questions:

Steps to Join Team RISE 2021

Step 1: Register for your race (this is a separate process from joining Team RISE)
Step 2: Join Team RISE
Step 3: Set up your fundraising page 

Benefits, Info and Schedules
Team RISE Runners have access to: