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benefiting
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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

2018 Platinum Level Sponsors

  Christkindlmrkt logo  Lanzotti & Rau attorneys at law  First Command Financial Services  Shirts Galore logo

2018 Gold Level Supporting Sponsors

Rau Imaging, Inc  Scott Credit Union

2018 Bronze Level Supporting Sponsors

Col. Claire Bandy  American Eagle Credit Union  Tiger Services logo     

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.