Register for Lew Blond Run by April 26 to be Guaranteed a T-Shirt at

17th Annual Lew Blond Memorial 5K Run/Walk, 1 Mile Run Takes Place on May 20!

April 25, 2017

Photo taken at 16th Annual Lew Blond Run in 2016.

Photo taken at 16th Annual Lew Blond Run in 2016.



Register Today for the Lew Blond Run Fundraiser!

Everyone is welcome to sign up for the 17th Annual Lew Blond 5K, 1 Mile Run, which takes place at 8:00 a.m., Saturday, May 20, 2017 at Maple School, 2370 Shermer Road, Northbrook. To register go to or   

 From the Lew Blond Run Executive Committee on April 25:

To be guaranteed a Lew Blond Run t-shirt, registration must take place by Wednesday, April 26. This year the t-shirts are green, and there are shirts that are sized and cut for women as well! 

"Volunteers are also needed to help with the race! Come out and be a race marshal along our scenic course and cheer on your friends, colleagues, students and other race participants," said Lew Blond Run Executive Committee member, Michelle Rosen.

Contact Michelle Rosen ( to sign up as a race marshal. Marshals are also eligible for a gift card raffle drawing this year.

The Lew Blond Run fundraiser supports ALS research through the Les Turner ALS Foundation and the Stuart Rosen Transportation Fund, high school scholarships and special school projects. For more information, call Maple School at 847-400-8900.

Volunteers are Crucial to Success of the Annual Lew Blond Run Fundraiser!

From Lew Blond Run Executive Committee Board member, Michelle Rosen:

"It's time to set up volunteers to help organize the 17th Annual Lew Blond Run., which will be held at 8:00 a.m., Saturday, May 20. There are many opportunities to use your skills. Please let me know how you can help."

Faculty and resident volunteers are needed to organize the food for the race and to organize miscellaneous materials from 3:45 p.m.-5:00 p.m., Thursday, May 18. Volunteers are also needed to assist with packet pick-up of bibs and t-shirts from 3:45 p.m.-5:00 p.m., on Friday, May 19. Individuals are welcome to marshall a corner from 7:45 a.m.-9:30 a.m., Saturday, May 20.

Workers are needed for registration on the day of the race from 6:45 a.m. to 7:45 a.m., Saturday, May 20. Distribution of bibs and t-shirts also takes place from 6:45 a.m.-7:45 a.m., Saturday, May 20.