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Please join us for the 16th Annual Run for Food Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 25, 2021 in Bidwell Park!

Frequently Asked Questions

Participants

When is the deadline to register and guarantee I get a shirt?

The pre-registration cut off is November 1 at midnight.  All entries received by November 1 are guaranteed a t-shirt at packet pickup.

For registrations received after November 1, t-shirts will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis while supplies last.

Online registration closed November 21, but participants can still register in person at Fleet Feet on Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday during packet pickup hours.  You may also register on Race Day at Bidwell Park between 7 am - 8:30 a.m.

The Run begins at 9 a.m. Thanksgiving Day.

 


Entry Fees & Registration

Pre-registered by November 1 at midnight

Adults - $25
Adult - Bib-timed Runner - $30
Children 12 and under*, with bib & shirt - $20
Children 12 and under*, Bib-timed & shirt - $25
Children 12 and under*, no bib or shirt FREE


November 2 - November 21 at 6pm:

Adults - $30
Adult - Bib-timed Runner - $35
Children 12 and under*, with bib & shirt - $25
Children 12 and under*, Bib-timed & shirt - $30
Children 12 and under*, no bib or shirt FREE


Packet Pick-Up November 22, 23 and 24 (Fleet Feet - see information below)

Adults - $35
Adult - Bib-timed Runner - $40
Children 12 and under*, with bib & shirt - $30
Children 12 and under*, Bib-timed & shirt - $35
Children 12 and under*, no bib or shirt - FREE


Race Day 

Adults - $40
(No bib-timing registration offered on race day)
Children 12 and under, with bib & shirt - $35
Children 12 and under*, no bib or shirt - FREE


Packet Pickup


Packet pickup will be held at Fleet Feet (241 Main Street)

Monday, November 22 - 12 PM TO 5 PM **NEW** - added this year!
Tuesday, November 23 - 10 AM - 6 PM
Wednesday, November 24 - 10 AM to 6 PM.
(Race Day packet pickup is at Bidwell park starting at 7 a.m.)


What is the Run for Food Course?

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Does the Run for Food have a Facebook Page?

Yes, the Run for Food has a Facebook page. Please Like our Page be sure to use #runforfoodchico when you post and find out all about the details that make this a great event: https://www.facebook.com/chicorunforfood/

 


I registered for the Run for Food, can I get a receipt for tax purposes?

Your registration for the Run for Food is not tax deductible.

 


Is my donation tax deductible?

All donations are 100% tax deductible. Once your donation has been processed, you can request to receive a receipt with the Jesus Center’s Tax ID on it.

 


Can I purchase extra shirts?

Yes, extra t-shirts are available for purchase online and must be ordered by November 1F. Standard entry includes a long-sleeve, cotton blend t-shirt. Short-sleeve technical shirt upgrades are available through November 1 by online registration only.

 


Sponsors

When is the deadline to become a sponsor?

The Corporate Sponsorship cut-off date is Friday, October 15.

How can I become a sponsor?

Thank you for your interest in sponsoring the Run for Food. Please click here for more information about Sponsorship levels, benefits and instructions on how to become a Sponsor. For more details, please contact sponsors@runforfood.com

What is a Team Sponsor?

A Team Sponsor is a group of Employee of 15 or more registering and paying together by November 7. For more details, please contact sponsors@runforfood.com