The Running Refugees

The Running Refugees are back and gearing up for the Fox Valley Half Marathon (13.1 Miles) on September 22nd.

Join our team and be part of a collective effort to make a difference. All runners are required to start a fundraiser page and raise a minimum of $300 for Med Global, supporting Urgent Medical Aid in Gaza, Palestine.

Steps to Join The Running Refugees at the Fox Valley Half Marathon:

  1. Register: Secure your spot at the Fox Valley Half Marathon by registering at Please note that the Running Refugees are exclusively participating in the Half Marathon Event.
  2. Fundraise: Create your fundraiser page on our website to kickstart your fundraising efforts. Every runner must raise a minimum of $300 for Med Global.
  3. Join The Team: Once registered for the race and fundraiser page set up, you’ll be added to our dedicated Fox Valley Half WhatsApp group. This platform will serve as the primary communication channel leading up to the race day.

Ready to Run for a Purpose? Sign up now and be part of The Running Refugees at the Fox Valley Half Marathon. Lace up, raise funds for a critical cause, and run alongside us towards meaningful change!

Special Incentives: Members who raise a minimum of $300 will receive a Nike Drifit Running Refugee Shirt. Additionally, top individual fundraisers will be recognized and rewarded with exciting prizes.

Join us in running, fundraising, and making an impact right now! #RunningRefugees #FoxValleyHalfMarathon