Team YEF Runners.

 

SIGN UP FOR 2019!

Registration opens soon.

Signing up is easy.

Step 1 – Join the Team

Fill out the Team YEF Application Form and pick the school you will represent.

Step 2 – Register for the Race

After you join the team you’ll receive a charity code that includes a race registration discount.  

Your commitment:

  • Register for and run either the Advocate Health Care half-marathon, 20 miler, or full marathon

  • Raise a minimum of $115 for YEF. 50% of the money you raise goes directly back to the District 115 school you represent.

What you’ll receive:

  • Race Registration Discount – $20

  • Team YEF race day shirt

  • Fundraising support – social media support and fundraising ideas

  • Exceptional Race Day Experience – Includes charity hero bib, access to charity village pre-race heated tent, private gear check, and pre and post-race snacks

About

27 runners joined the Team YEF challenge by signing up to run in the Advocate Health Care Fox Valley Marathon.  Together we raised nearly $7,300, exceeding our fundraising goal by 40%. $2,500 of the money raised is invested back into the runners schools, while the remaining money funds Foundation priorities including education grants, and YEF’s annual “Fostering Our Future” awards. 

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The following runners represented Team YEF at the Fox Valley Marathon

Bristol Bay Elementary

  1. Elizabeth Montgomery – Parent of BBES Students

  2. Katie Rogala – Parent of BBES and YMS Students

Bristol Grade School

  1. Jake Austin – BGS Physical Education Teacher

  2. Lori Foster – BGS Literacy Coach

Circle Center Grade School

  1. Sarah Cann – CCGS Parent and YEF Board Member

Grande Reserve Elementary School

  1. Ben Niles – GRES Parent

  2. Aaron Mueller – GRES Parent

  3. Teri Hanson - GRES Teacher

Yorkville High School

  1. Dr. Lynn Burks –BOE President

  2. Kate Calder – YHS English Teacher

  3. Chris Bartosz – Yorkville Chamber Leads 1 Member

  4. Samantha Brown – Yorkville Chamber Leads 1 Member

  5. Alma Hundiak – YHS Parent and YEF Board Member

Yorkville Intermediate School

  1. Abigail Riddle – YIS Teacher

  2. Teri Hanson – YIS Reading Specialist

  3. Traci Johnigk – YIS 6th Grade Teacher

  4. Ryan Martinez – YIS Music Teacher

  5. Sally Firrantello – YIS Paraprofessional

  6. Maxzine Rossler – YIS Special Ed Teacher

  7. Megan Rossler – YIS Supporter

  8. Melissa Riddle – YIS Supporter

  9. Tom Paulson – YIS Supporter

Yorkville Middle School

  1. Kerry Stillmunkes – YMS Parent

  2. Bethany Parker Ross – YMS Parent

  3. Derek Miller – YHS Computer Science Teacher