A new fall event at Cunningham, the Be A Hero 5K supports our youth, engages our community and is a whole lot of fun!
JOIN US FOR THIS YEAR'S RACE!
October 14, 2023 | 9 a.m. | Meadowbrook Park in Urbana
Whether you move like “The Flash” or at “ Hulk” speed, the Be a Hero 5K is open to runners and walkers of all skill levels.!
Feeling like a Superhero?
Participants who raise $100 will receive a Cunningham Hero Cape! Your race registration fee counts towards your goal. Wear your official Cunningham Hero Cape during the race or anytime you are being a hero in your community! This 5K Run/Walk be tons of fun and for a great cause.
How does $100 make a difference at Cunningham?
- $100 in our residential programs cover art, music and recreation therapy for our kids
- $100 in our special education programs will help cover the cost of sensory sets for classrooms.
- $100 in our community services programs will cover the cost of a “startup kit” for youth transitioning into independent living; items include pots, pans, silverware, cleaning supplies, lamps, towels and other household items that will make their first living space feel like home.
All funds raised through the Be a Hero 5K will help to meet the critical needs of the 807 youth, adults and families served by Cunningham.
SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR 2022 HERO SPONSORS!