Go Farther Together

2019 Global 6K for Water - Chicago

Join us on May 4, 2019

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Why 6K?

It's the average distance women and children in the developing world walk for water. When you walk or run World Vision's Global 6K for Water, you provide life-changing clean water to one person in need through your registration fee — how cool is that?





How It Works

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What You Get

We’ll provide you with everything you need to walk or run your 6K, including a unique race bib with the picture of a child receiving clean water from World Vision’s water projects!

6K T-Shirt

Unique Race Bib

Finisher Medal

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Post-Race Party

Stay for the post-race party (free for all participants) where we'll celebrate clean water and lives changed! Enjoy food, music, games, and more. 

Chick-fil-A and snacks - chicken minis and snacks, free for all participants

Petting Zoo (lambs, baby goats, chicks, and rabbits) - meet the animals that provide a steady supply of eggs, milk, and protein for families in need

Raffles - Enter to win free tickets to Shedd Aquarium, a pair of running shoes, and more!

Kids Zone - Stop by our kid's zone for face painting, balloon twisting, and clean water educational games 

Jerrycan Wall  - Write the name of the child you're walking for on our jerrycan wall to celebrate them no longer having to walk for water

Photos - Snap a photo with our giant 6K inflatable and check our website after the race for your free professional photos! 

Age Group Awards - Pick up your award if you place in the top three of your age group


Questions? Email our team!


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