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Thursday, June 24, 2021

5K Kick­off Event and Prize Pick­up Day

Reg­is­tered 5K Par­tic­i­pants are invit­ed to join us as we kick off the Hus­tle for Health 5K Run/​Walk! We’ve got far too many mile­stones to hon­or to lim­it the cel­e­bra­tion to just one day — so whether you’re join­ing us for your 5K in-per­son or vir­tu­al­ly, we wel­come all event par­tic­i­pants to start the par­ty ear­ly on the Thurs­day before the big day at this 5K Kick­off Event.

Date: Thurs­day, June 24th
Stop by between 3PM and 7PM
Ken­neth Young Cen­ter — 1001 Rohlwing Road Elk Grove Vil­lage, IL 60007
What to Bring:
Dona­tions you’ve col­lect­ed via cash or check
COVID-19 Pre­cau­tions:
Safe­ty is our top pri­or­i­ty! Masks and social dis­tanc­ing will be required. Hand san­i­tiz­er will be avail­able, and tem­per­a­tures will be screened. This event will be held out­side, weath­er per­mit­ting. If you are not feel­ing well, please stay home and seek advice from your trust­ed health professional.

Claim Your Swag and Start the Cel­e­bra­tions Together

All reg­is­tered par­tic­i­pants are wel­come to pick up their par­tic­i­pant pack­ets and fundrais­ing prizes. (Raise $50 by the 24th, and you can claim your offi­cial Hus­tle for Health t‑shirt so you can cel­e­brate in style on the 26th!) Par­tic­i­pants are also encour­aged to drop off any dona­tions they’ve col­lect­ed. Want to start earn­ing your prizes now? Reg­is­ter today!

2021 5 K Prizes 5

Earn your limited edition KYC swag by fundraising for the Hustle for Health! Get started at

Join Us In Person

Can’t join us in per­son on the 26th? Round up your team to cel­e­brate togeth­er at this 5K Kick­off Event! We know that our in-per­son atten­dance for the Hus­tle For Health at Busse Woods is lim­it­ed*, and for many, vir­tu­al par­tic­i­pa­tion is much more con­ve­nient. If you’d like anoth­er chance to cel­e­brate with us in-per­son, we wel­come par­tic­i­pants to enjoy enter­tain­ment togeth­er at this pre-5K event!

*Please note that par­tic­i­pants must reg­is­ter as an in-per­son attendee pri­or to the event in order to attend the cel­e­bra­tion at Busse Woods.

Fuel Up for the 5K at Portillo’s!

Join us at Por­tillo’s in Schaum­burg after you stop by the 5K Kick­off event to fuel up before the 5K! Show this fly­er when you order at Por­tillo’s between 5PM and 8PM on June 24th for 20% of the pro­ceeds from your order to come back to KYC. Check out more details about this fundrais­er event here.

Hon­or the Many Mile­stones We’re Reach­ing Together

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We're celebrating 50 years of service all year long! The Hustle for Health and the 5K Kickoff Event celebrate this milestone, and are part of our #KYC50For50 campaign of sharing 50 stories and events in honor of our 50th anniversary.

We’re hon­ored to cel­e­brate many mile­stones that we’ve reached togeth­er, with the sup­port of our com­mu­ni­ties and our gen­er­ous partners!

  • 50 years of Ken­neth Young Cen­ter’s ser­vice to our communities
  • 20 years of the Hus­tle for Health 5K Run/​Walk Event
  • $100,000 in life­time giv­ing from Stream­wood Behav­ioral Health­care Sys­tem, the Pre­sent­ing Spon­sors of the 2021 Hus­tle for Health

Reg­is­ter Today

Join the cel­e­bra­tion! Reg­is­ter for the Hus­tle for Health today to enjoy the 5K Kick­off Event and the full cel­e­bra­tion and 5K event on June 26th. Get start­ed at give​.ken​nethy​oung​.org/2021!

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