Stepping Up To Wellness supporting Cancer Wellness Center
Stepping Up To Wellness

About Cancer Wellness Center Stepping Up to Wellness 5K Run/Walk and 1 Mile Family Walk

Join us for the

2020 Cancer Wellness Center Stepping Up to Wellness

Republic Bank 5K Run/Walk and 1 Mile Family walk

Sunday, April 26th, at Independence Grove in Libertyville

Event day details:

7:30 am - Onsite Registration Begins 

8:45 am - Opening Program/Warm up

9:00 am - Republic Bank 5K Run/Walk

9:10 am - 1 Mile Family Walk

All registered participants will receive an official race t-shirt*.

For Directions to Independence Grove, please click here.

Event Pricing:

5K Runner- $45

5K Walker- $45

1 Mile Walk- $25

Virtual Walker- $25

*For those that register for the race, packet pickup will be at the Cancer Wellness Center on Friday, April 24th, from 10 am to 2 pm and 5 pm to 7 pm, and Saturday, April 25th, from 10 am to 12 pm. If you are unable to make it to either of these pickup times, you are able to do pickup Sunday  onsite prior to the race.

JOIN US - click on the "SIGN UP NOW" tab:

Start a team!

Grab your family, friends, co-workers, neighbors, and more and start a team. Once you are registered, your team fundraising page will automatically be created. Customize your page with photos and your personal story as to how the Cancer Wellness Center has made a difference in your life or the life of someone you love.

*For those that have created teams in the past, you will need to re-add your team when registering.

Join an existing team!

Then, share your page with your family and friends and invite them to join or donate!

Register as an individual to run or walk!

Come out, have fun, and help raise much needed funds for a great cause.  Invite other to support the event!

Participate as a virtual walker!

Can't attend the event? Not a problem! Take part wherever, whenever you want.

Make a donation

Support the Cancer Wellness Center and make a difference in the lives of those facing cancer.


Starts at:  April 26, 2020 7:00 AM
Ends at:  April 26, 2020 3:00 PM


Independence Grove Forest Preserve
16400 Buckley Road
Libertyville,IL 60048 USA


Gail Fradin

How Your Support Makes a Difference

Last year alone over 1,400 people walked through the doors of the Center seeking to transform the chaos and fear that comes with cancer into strength and hope. The Cancer Wellness Center helps people live better while living with cancer by providing support services, wellness programs, and educational resources. All programs and services are FREE of charge. 

Our future is made possible by you. As the Cancer Wellness Center continues to see ​ever increasing numbers of patients and families, our abilities to meet those needs is is only constrained by the gifts we receive each year. Your donation is an investment in providing comfort, strength, and hope. With your support, the Center will continue to focus on improving the physical and emotional well-being of people affected by cancer.

Thanks to our generous sponsors