How do I form a team?
Then click on “Form a New Team.” You will then need to create a user account if you are new to the system. If you are a returning user simply enter in your user name and password. Access your participant center to create a customizable fundraising page.
If I had a team last year, do I have to start over again?
No, but you will still need to register your team. When asked to create an account, select “returning user” and type in your user name and password. Any information uploaded last year will be available. If you forgot your user name please click on the Help tab at parkwayrun.com.
Why do people form teams?
Teams are formed in an effort to raise funds for children who are bravely fighting cancer. It is a way for friends and family to support a good cause within their community while creating a sense of hope that a cure will soon be found.
How do my team members register?
You can invite team members to register through your participant center or have them go to www.parkwayrun.com and tell them to join your team.
What is the registration cost for my team members?
Registration by 9/15:
Registration 9/16 - 9/22:
When does online registration close?
Online registration closes the evening of Sunday, September 22nd. If you miss online registration, you may register on event day at the following cost:
Event Day Registration:
How can my team get our own tent?
The first 30 teams to recruit 100 members or raise $10,000 by September 22nd will receive a team tent the day of the event. Teams with more than 125 members by September 22nd will receive donuts in their team tent. Team tents are a great way to show your team’s spirit at the Four Seasons Parkway Run/Walk. Use your team tent to celebrate one another’s success in helping to make pediatric cancer a thing of the past.
Can I participate in the walk without registering?
We ask that everyone register. This gives us an idea of how many people are attending so we have enough breakfast and can comfortably accommodate our guests. You need to register so runners can receive their bib numbers and qualify for prizes. Walkers need to register to receive their Four Seasons Parkway Run t-shirt. Please register at www.parkwayrun.com
Can I register the day of the Four Seasons Parkway Run?
You can, but we encourage you to register by September 15th to take advantage of discount pricing.
Where does the money that is raised go?
Proceeds from the 2013 Four Seasons Parkway Run/Walk benefit pediatric cancer research and the survivorship program at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. For further information, please visit CHOP's Cancer Center page.
Do you send tax ID letters for contributions?
Donations made payable to The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and The Children’s Hospital Foundation will receive a tax ID letter.
Where do I send my donation?
Please make checks payable to The Children’s Hospital Foundation/Parkway Run. Credit card donations can be made at www.parkwayrun.org, click on “Donate” at the bottom of the home page. Though credit card donations are preferred, cash donations can be submitted on Race Day with your name, address and amount of money donated.
You can mail checks and money orders to:
The Children's Hospital Foundation
Parkway Run & Walk
P.O. Box 40930
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Cliff Lee All-Star Fundraising Event
How can my child attend the Cliff Lee All-Star Fundraising Event?
All participants who raise a minimum of $100 will be eligible to attend this great event, however each guest is asked to bring a child or young adult under the age of 18 as their guest
Last year I had to enter all donations under my child’s fundraising page. Do I have to do that this year?
No, this year all participants who raise a minimum of $100 are eligible.
How many fundraisers will receive tickets to this event?
The top five fundraisers will receive two tickets to the All-Star Fundraising party. However, an additional 20 fundraisers will be selected at random to receive 2 tickets each. For every $100 raised, you will earn a ticket in the drawing The more you raise, the greater your chances!
I’ve fundraised $275. How many chances will I receive to attend the event?
Great work! You will receive one chance per $100 raised so a total of 2 chances will be entered.
Will there be a list of the leading fundraisers?
Yes, please visit the homepage of www.parkwayrun.org for a list of our leader individual fundraisers
When will winners be notified?
All winners will be notified by Friday, September 13th via e-mail.
Where is the event being held?
This event will take place the evening of Thursday, September 19th at the Four Seasons Hotel Philadelphia.
Day of Event
Where is the event being held?
The event will take place outside of the Four Seasons Hotel Philadelphia at 18th Street & Ben Franklin Parkway.
What is the event schedule?
7:00 a.m. - Registration Opens
8:30 a.m. - 5K Run begins followed immediately by the Family Walk
9:45 a.m. - Award ceremony
Will you postpone or cancel the Four Seasons Parkway Run /Walk if it rains?
No, we will Run/Walk rain or shine.
Can I ride my bike or rollerblade?
We permit rollerblades, strollers, and wagons for the Fun Walk but not the Run.
Can I bring my dog?
We suggest leaving pets at home because of the large crowds. If you must bring your dog, please make sure it is on a leash.
Is the Four Seasons Parkway Run/Walk wheelchair accessible?
Is there a place to sit?
There are not many places to sit along the Ben Franklin Parkway. We encourage you to bring a chair(s) with you if you have family or friends that may require them.
Where can I park?
Street parking is limited. The closest parking lot is located at 18th and Cherry Streets.
What is the course for the Run?
Please see our Web site www.parkwayrun.org for a course map.
What time should I arrive the day of the event?
If you have pre-registered, please arrive at least 30 minutes prior to the start. If you need to register, please arrive at least 45 minutes prior to the start of the race.
What should I bring the day of the event?
Wear comfortable shoes and dress in layers in case the weather changes. Locker facilities are not available.
If you have additional questions, please contact Kevin McMahon at 267-426-6517 or firstname.lastname@example.org.