Team Anti-Cruelty

Team Anti-Cruelty and Helps Animals in Need!


The registration window to run the 2021 Bank of America Chicago Marathon with Team Anti-Cruelty is now closed. 

However, if you are still interested in running with us, please reach out to Allison Johnson to see if accommodations can be made.

Chicago Marathon bib on puppy named Gentian













Benefits include:

  • 2021 Bank of America Chicago Marathon registration fee paid for by The Anti-Cruelty Society 
  • Team meet & greets throughout training (as COVID-19 regulations allow)
  • Personalized fundraising page
  • Pre-marathon pasta & puppy party for you and a guest
  • Official cheer section for friends and family members on race day
  • Group or virtual training through Chicago Area Runners Association (CARA) or Coach Denise Sauriol, founder of Run for Change (participation fee paid for by the Society)
  • Official 2021 Team Anti-Cruelty race tank top        

There is a mandatory $1,250 fundraising minimum if registered before or on the lottery drawing application deadline in February. Team members who register after February 18, 2021 must fundraise a mandatory minimum of $1,750.