FAQs

How does running benefit the kids?

Running helps the children of St. Charles cope with the stress and anger often accompanying placement and separation issues. Running also enables the enhancement of each child’s self esteem.

When is the deadline to register for the race?

There is no deadline to register for the race. Registrations will be accepted until 15 minutes prior to start time. Please keep in mind that the registration fee is slightly higher on race day.

How can I become a sponsor?

If you are an individual runner who would like to raise money for St. Charles, please download the sponsor form here. If you are interested in corporate sponsorship, you will find the information on our sponsorship page.

How can I train for the 5k race?

Make sure you get clearance from your doctor before training for a 5k race. It is best to start training slowly. The following article gives a good idea what a training program would look like.