Canton


Year Started: 1987
Run Distance: 33.3 mi.
Fundraising Commitment: $1,000
Run Segments: 2-4 mi.
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Coordinators

Jackson Ward, Coordinator/Treasurer
sdiver1457@yahoo.com, 309-224-1457

Event Calendar

EVENTS
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Why I Run

For the kids

Feb
11
Sat
Trivia Bowl @ Big Horse Vineyard
Feb 11 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Mar
6
Mon
St. Jude Memphis to Peoria Run Meeting @ Church of the Brethren
Mar 6 @ 7:00 pm
Mar
18
Sat
4th Annual St. Patty’s 5K Run for Jude & 1 Mile Walk @ Lewistown High School
Mar 18 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Mar
28
Tue
Flat Top Grill (St. Jude Running Central to Peoria Fundraising Event) @ Flat Top Grill
Mar 28 @ 11:00 am – 9:00 pm

Please click on the following link to print off a flyer that you may take into Flat Top Grill.  Present this to your server and Flat Top Grill will donate 10% of food sales to St. Jude.

St. Jude Running Central to Peoria.Flat Top Grill

Apr
1
Sat
Uplifted (8th Annual Benefit Concert for St. Jude) @ Crossroads United Methodist Church
Apr 1 @ 7:00 pm
May
22
Mon
St. Jude Memphis to Peoria Run Meeting (New Runners) @ Pekin Insurance Lodge
May 22 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Refreshments will be provided after the New Runner meeting beginning at approximately 6:30 pm.  At 7:00 pm the regular meeting for All Runners will begin.

St. Jude Memphis to Peoria Run (All Runners) @ Pekin Insurance Lodge
May 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

A New Runner meeting will be held at 5:30 pm with refreshments served after.  The regular meeting for All Runners will begin at 7:00 pm.  Beginning at 6:30, there will be a social half hour with food and drink.

Jun
3
Sat
Walking for Amy : 2-Mile Walk, 5K Run and Disc Golf Tournament @ Roanoke Park
Jun 3 @ 8:00 am
Jun
4
Sun
A Paint Nite to Remember with St. Jude @ St. Paul Lutheran Church
Jun 4 @ 2:00 pm
Jun
17
Sat
St. Jude Trivia Night (St. Jude El Paso Run) @ Venue 27 (Topsy's)
Jun 17 @ 6:00 pm

For additional information regarding this fun filled Trivia Night supporting St. Jude, please click on the “St. Jude Trivia Flier” link.  Here you will also find a registration form that you may mail in to Diann Smith.  Team entry forms are due by June 10th.

St Jude Trivia Flier

Tony Helmuth October 23, 2014

FOR THE KIDS, and my health, and the fun

Shawn Michael Garnett October 23, 2014

The 2014 St. Jude Runs were able to raise over 4.1 million dollars largely because of the generosity of Gordon Walker, Scott Martin and the Board of Pekin Insurance.  The sponsorship of Pekin Insurance helped ensure that every dollar raised by a St. Jude Runner went directly to the research, treatment and care of Kids with cancer at St. Jude Children’s Hospital in Memphis and the St. Jude Midwest Affiliate in Peoria.

October 23, 2014