It’s a costume party!
It’s a family reunion!
It’s a party in the park!

The annual Be a Hero 5K is all this and more! Open to runners and walkers of all skill levels, the 5K is a perfect event for families and friends.

Participants who earn “Superhero” status – by fundraising at least $100 – are given a special superhero cape they can choose to wear during the race.

Date, time, location

Saturday, September 28, 2024 at 9 a.m.

Cunningham Children’s Home, 1301 N. Cunningham Ave., Urbana, IL


$25 and includes a race t-shirt if registered by September 15th

Registration for the 5K will be available soon!

Sponsor or volunteer

For more information, including how to sponsor or volunteer at the Be a Hero 5K , contact Colleen Combes, Events and Volunteer Specialist by email at ccombes@cunninghamhome.org or by phone at (217) 337-9058.

Proceeds from the 5K benefit the more than 800 youth and families Cunningham serves each year.