Galesburg


Year Started: 1984
Run Distance: 50 mi.
Fundraising Commitment: $1,000
Run Segments: 2-3 mi.
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A young girl named Karen Bodach was diagnosed with ALL in 1984 and became a St. Jude patient. Her dad Bill and his 2 neighbors Roger Myers and Steve Bruner organized the 1st Galesburg to Peoria run.

Coordinators

Heather Kniker, Coordinator
hmyers33@hotmail.com, 309-335-3205

Jen Good, Coordinator
jennygood77@yahoo.com, 309-368-5635

Jennifer Robinson, Treasurer
jrobinson@galesburg205.org, 309-337-1500

Event Calendar

EVENTS
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Why I Run

For the love and hopes of the kids. Love the comradery as well!

Melissa Nicole Bakel October 23, 2014

I have healthy kids that can run do I run for those who can’t

Tony Helmuth October 23, 2014

I do it for the kids! <3 st jude

Jan
17
Wed
IVC Girls Basketball St. Jude Night
Jan 17 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

High School Girls Basketball Game

Raffles and Bake Sale will take place during game

Feb
17
Sat
Canton Trivia Bowl
Feb 17 @ 6:00 pm

Trinity Lutheran Church

301 E. Chesnut, Canton, IL 61520

$100/table (10 players)

Mar
3
Sat
5th Annual St. Jude Trivia Bowl
Mar 3 @ 6:00 pm

Big Horse Vineyards, Lewistown IL

9-Pin for St. Jude @ Linn Lanes
Mar 3 @ 7:00 pm – Mar 4 @ 12:00 am

Linn Lanes, Canton IL

 

9 pin bowling tournament

 

$25/person

 

 

 

Mar
6
Tue
St. Jude Memphis to Peoria Run 2018 (Runner Meeting) @ Church of the Brethren
Mar 6 @ 7:00 pm
Mar
10
Sat
3rd Annual Jack & Jill Pool Tournament
Mar 10 @ 11:00 am

Where: VFW in Havana, IL

Registration: 10:00 A.M. Start: 11:00 A.M.

Cost: $20 per team

Total Team Handicap 9

Steam Burgers & Chips $5

 

Pre-Register:

  • St. Jude Lewistown to Peoria Run Facebook event page
  • Call Billie Picton at 309-224-0940 or contact her on her Facebook page
3rd Annual St. Jude Jack & Jill Pool Tournament
Mar 10 @ 12:00 pm

VFW in Havana, IL

Mar
17
Sat
Trivia Bowl @ Canton Elk's Lodge
Mar 17 @ 6:00 pm

$100/team

Mar
28
Wed
Chipotle Night (St. Jude Richwoods to Peoria Run) @ Chipotle Mexican Grill
Mar 28 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

50% of the proceeds will be donated to St. Jude.

Apr
15
Sun
St. Jude Runs Private Jump @ Elevate Trampoline Park
Apr 15 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Elevate has been reserved for a private event for St. Jude Runs friends and families. Jump passes are $15 if purchased by Thursday, April 12 or $20 at the door. 25% of the proceeds will be donated to St. Jude. There will be a silent auction.

Angelia Hill Ellis October 23, 2014