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Superhero 5K

The For Kids' Sake Superhero 5K in Carbondale, IL is our largest annual fundraiser. Superheroes save lives, which is exactly what you do when you participate in this race. All proceeds benefit orphans and students in Bangladesh. Some participants become true Superheroes, by fundraising for the kids.

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2021 Superhero 5K

The For Kids' Sake Superhero 5K is back! This year's Superhero 5K will be a hybrid race - you can join us at the starting line on Saturday, Sept. 25, at 9am at Turley Park (1010 N. Glenview Dr, Carbondale, IL) or run anywhere in the galaxy! 

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Superheroes save lives, which is exactly what you do when you participate in this race. All proceeds benefit orphans and students in Bangladesh. Your $25 registration fee alone guarantees you a t-shirt* and is enough to feed 35 kids a nutritious meal. Be a true Superhero, and fundraise for the kids here.

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Thank You 2021 Sponsors!

 
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2020 Superhero 5K: Virtual Edition

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The For Kids' Sake Superhero 5K in Carbondale, IL is our largest annual fundraiser. For 2020, we went virtual! Instead of gathering at the starting line on one date, registrants ran their 5K between Sept. 26 - Oct. 4, 2020. These superheroes helped raise over $50,000 for the kids in Bangladesh!

 
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9th Annual Superhero 5K

Sept. 28, 2019 9:30am

 
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For Kids' Sake in the News

 
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You Can Help These Kids Today

Click the images below to see the For Kids' Sake Superhero 5K in the news!