'Run for Your Life' Safety 5K Run/Walk

2018 5KThe Tinley Park Fire Department and the Tinley Park Fire Prevention Bureau held the sixth annual “Run for Your Life” Safety 5K Run/Walk May 6 in the north parking lot at the 80th Avenue train station.

The event included the a 1K Kid’s Dash, as well as a food drive supporting Together We Cope, a nonprofit homeless prevention agency based in Tinley Park.

Race proceeds benefited the Illinois Fire Safety Alliance's Camp I Am Me, a camp for children ages 8 to 16 who are burn survivors. The event raised $15,000 in 2018 and $97,000 overall for the camp through sponsorships and participation.


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