Pekin

Pekin


Year Started: 2002
Run Distance: 33.1 mi.
Fundraising Commitment: $1,000
Run Segments: 1-3 mi.
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Pekin to Peoria was started in memory of Chad Creech by his family. In 2011, Joanna & Dave took the helm from the Creech family.

Coordinators

Dave Vaupel, Coordinator
dave@preston-hanley.com, 309-613-0019

Joanna Carroll, Coordinator
luvtoteach96@gmail.com

Daryl Dagit, Treasurer
ddagit@savantcapital.com, 309-620-1867

Event Calendar

EVENTS
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Why I Run

I have 6 healthy children and I want to run for this who can’t. 2 of my kids will be joining our team next year.

Stephanie Wilson October 23, 2014

JLB of Mason City ILL and all children that are battling cancer.

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

Heather Beneky Musgrove October 23, 2014

FOR THE KIDS, and my health, and the fun

Shawn Michael Garnett October 23, 2014