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Sign Up To Run & Invite Others To Join

Friends, family and anyone who cares about ending gun violence in Chicago! There’s a race for every age and level!

Meet and Support Organizations Working To End Gun Violence

Raise funds for our Community Partners and Affiliates’ life-saving work through our peer-to- peer fundraising program. 100% of the contributions raised through the race go back to the community.

Corporate Sponsorship and Corporate Social Responsibility

RAGV offers a wide range of tailorable sponsorship opportunities along with a number of ways to engage employees in health and wellness activities, community service and charitable giving. Email to learn more: [email protected]

Become A Community Affiliate

If you are a nonprofit organization in Chicago working to end gun violence, you may be eligible to join the race as a Community Affiliate and receive a number of benefits. Contact us for more information: [email protected]


Race Against Gun Violence volunteers work hand in hand with Strides For Peace employees, board members, and other race day operations staff to ensure a safe and fun time for all participants. You will have the option to choose your own shift time, as well as which area you would like to be involved in as a part of the race. Encourage friends, family, and coworkers to join you!

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Meet the people and the places who step up and step out to provide a bridge to hope, healing and possibility. Learn how you can get involved and bring out the best in our city.

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