Participants will have the opportunity to sponsor the participation of a Boys & Girls Club member for the event. When registering for either the half marathon, 10k, or 5k, participants can contribute to help sponsor entry fees and participation expenses for a Boys & Girls Club member who is also preparing for the event. 

Boys & Girls Club of Central Iowa provides a safe, supportive place for kids and teens to be after school and during the summer, with structured programs and caring staff role models. Their highly-educated and trained professionals give 2,000 members at six area Club locations the resources and guidance to graduate high school on time with a plan for the future. Boys & Girls Club programs help young people achieve academic success, model good character & citizenship, and live healthy lifestyles.