Note: You must register online for
the Bank of America Chicago Marathon to secure a spot in the race and register on this page to join Team Danny Did.
By selecting Danny Did Foundation as your charity while registering you will be guaranteed a spot in the marathon!*
The registration period is Wednesday, March 19, at 12 p.m., to Monday, April 7, at 12 p.m. CT.
(*spots are limited and first come first serve)
The Danny Did Foundation greatly appreciates
our runners’ time and commitment
SUDEP (Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy) Awareness.
The Danny Did Foundation will be with you each and every step of the way as you run and raise for Team Danny Did.
Some of the benefits of being a DDF runner include :
-Complimentary race entry- a $185 value! (Danny Did will refund your race entrance fee once your $1,000 fundraising goal is reached.)
-Complimentary 18-week CARA training program ($200 value)
-Team Danny Did Tech Shirt
-Awards for the top 3 fundraisers
-Awards for the first 3 fundraisers to reach $1,000
-Post- race Team Danny party
-Recruiting bonus: Bring a new runner to our Team and receive a $100 credit toward you fundraising goal.
AND… An All Access Pass to the inspiration and the energy of Danny Stanton’s life!
How to get started:
Share your online fundraising link with your family, friends, co workers and neighbors and everyone you can think of!
- After reading this page, please click on the Join Team Danny! button.
- You will be asked to give your personal sponsorship page a title (your first and last name), set your goal, and add your own message. Below you will find information about Danny Did, please feel free to cut and paste this into your page after your own personal message. Your personal sponsorship link will be provided on your receipt.
- You must create a free events.org account so you are able to change or update your sponsorship page as often as you like (be sure to add a picture!). You will be pprompted to set a password on the registration page.
In every early morning run, in every training mile, and most of all,
as you wake up on race morning,
we hope that you feel and gain strength from Danny’s never ending love.
Danny Did love to run.
Please go and enjoy your life...Danny Did.
How Your Tax Deductible Contribution Will Help:
| We are grateful for the support of our friends at Lundbeck: the official partner of Team Danny Did in the Bank of America Chicago Marathon! Lundbeck is dedicated to bringing innovative therapies to people facing epilepsy.|
We are committed to using funds in the most
meaningful ways. Our spending includes:
-Subsidization of monitoring devices for
families who can’t afford them.
-Outreach and partnership with neurologists,
epileptologists, and others in the medical
community to determine the most effective ways to advance awareness of Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy (SUDEP).
- SUDEP awareness and outreach in the form of
informational and educational materials, presentations, and participation and sponsorships at epilepsy/SUDEP events.
-Funding research and trials for seizure
detection and seizure prediction technologies that may assist in preventing
deaths caused by seizures, and assistance to developers of the most promising
technologies with funding for FDA approval process.
-Funding of clinical trials that produce
scientific data on seizure alarm devices.
-Funding SUDEP medical trials in hospitals.