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VFW POST 805 .1K Fun Run!

That’s right – point one! A run that anybody can finish.

The 2018 Race Starts in

The 2018 Fun Run will be held on March 24, 2018

ENTER THE RACE EVERYONE CAN FINISH!
When: Saturday, March 24, 2018 at 10:00 AM
Where: VFW Post 805, 221 W. 1st Street, O'Fallon IL 62269
What: Race At Your Own Pace for a distance of .1K (from the Caboose in Downtown O'Fallon IL to the VFW)
Why: To benefit the VFW National Home for Children.

Frequently Asked Questions

EARLY REGISTRATION is open until Monday, March 18th to guarantee a complete race packet with t-shirt and the .1K race sticker. However, registrations will be accepted up to and including the day of the race.

Schedule of Events - Saturday March 24, 2018
8:00 – 9:45 AM - Race Day Registration and Pancake Breakfast
9:40 – 9:55 AM - Group stretch and prep led by U.S. Marines
9:55 AM - Line up and get ready!
9:57 AM - National Anthem
10:00 - GO! (Run, walk, skip, jump, dance or crawl to the finish line)
After the race:
10:30-11:00 Post-Race awards and recognition.
Lunch and post-race refreshments will be offered at the Post 805 canteen!

Download the Mail-in Registration Form and Enter Now!

Register Online!




Video of TV Interview with Tim Ezell of KTVI and Paul Zinck about the Inaugural Race in 2014.

O’FALLON, IL (KTVI) – Paul Zinck stopped by to tell Tim Ezell about the VFW Post 805 in O’Fallon, Illinois fun event for the whole family. Read/view full article

2017 Platinum Level Sponsors

  

2017 Gold Level Supporting Sponsors

Rau Imaging, Inc  

2017 Bronze Level Supporting Sponsors

    

Become A Supporting Sponsor for the .1K

Platinum/Corporate: $400 and over

  • Premium placement of logo and business name on back of race T-shirt (logo if provided).
  • Complimentary Team Entry (up to six people, a $90 value) for the .1K race.
  • Announcement of Platinum/Corporate sponsorship on race day.
  • Listing and logo (if provided) on race website and Facebook page.
  • A display table available in the race registration area from 8AM-noon on Race Day.
  • Recognition on Board of Sponsors to be displayed at race on race day.
  • Tax deductible donation to VFW Post 805, a 501(c)19 organization.

Gold Level: $300.00

  • Logo and business name on back of race T-shirt (Logo if provided).
  • Two complimentary entries to the .1K race.
  • Announcement of sponsorship on race day.
  • Listing and logo (if provided) on race website and Facebook page.
  • A display table available in the race registration area from 8AM-noon on Race Day (if requested).
  • Recognition on Board of Sponsors to be displayed at race on race day.
  • Tax deductible donation to VFW Post 805, a 501(c)19 organization.

Bronze Level: $200.00

  • Business name on back of race T-shirt.
  • Recognition on Board of Sponsors to be displayed at race on race day.
  • Listing and logo (if provided) on race website and Facebook page.
  • One complimentary entry to the .1K race
  • Tax deductible donation to VFW Post 805, a 501(c)19 organization.

In-Kind

  • Recognition at Race and on Facebook page.
  • Tax deductible donation to VFW Post 805, a 501(c)19 organization.

Interested in becoming a Supporting Sponsor?



If you would like to make a donation to the
VFW National Home for Children, click the
"Donate" button and enter the amount of
your donation at the top of the form.