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June 15, 2024     |    Lincoln Park   |     9:00am

Event Overview

The Chicago GiGiFIT Acceptance Challenge is a physical and social MOVEment for acceptance where anyone can take part in a 5k, 1 Mile run, or Dash for Down syndrome to show their acceptance for all!

Mark your calendar for Saturday, June 15, 2024, to participate in The Chicago GiGiFIT Acceptance Challenge!

Your generous donations will fund new programs and existing programs like Dance, the Amina Grace One-on-One Speech and Language Program, Literacy and Math Tutoring, Career Development Internships and more!

Our Mission

We challenge you to MOVE for ACCEPTANCE

See you in

Your Support Changes Lives

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"Time flies when you're having fun, and that's what the Playhouse is. Everyone genuinely cares about each other, and we have a great time together."

- Alyse, Conner's mom 

Event Location

Lincoln Park
1730 N Stockton Dr
Chicago, IL 60614 USA

How it works

Register today and start raising money for your team to support GiGi’s Playhouse Chicago! Assemble a team of your closest friends, neighbors, co-workers, or family members to come out and join us on June 15th as we celebrate acceptance FOR ALL at The Chicago GiGiFIT Acceptance Challenge.

Move for Acceptance Today

National Sponsorship Opportunities

All National Sponsors receive the following benefits

  • Recognized as a National Sponsor on the main event webpage (3.5 million) and direct email blasts (200,000+)
  • Recognition as #GenerationG - Certified organization in GiGi’s Playhouse Corporate Disability DEI Initiative
  • Link on all national emails pre- and post-event
  • Recognition on all media advisories/releases and promotional efforts across 55+ locations.

Presenting Sponsor - $100,000

  • Exclusive event sponsorship naming rights at 55+ GFAC events, including logo on the front of all event t-shirts (15K+)
  • Sponsorship recognition at GiGi’s 2024 signature events
  • Sponsorship logo on all GFAC websites
  • 30 VIP tickets to the National Gala
  • 3 Foursomes at National Golf Outing
  • Sponsor logo on National Golf Outing shirts
  • Premium ad placement in our 2024 issue of the #GenationG Magazine
  • Opportunity to create a personalized plan of GiGi’s Corporate Disability DEI Initiative
  • Recognition on our website as a Certified #GenerationG Organizational Partner
  • Guest Podcast Opportunity

Platinum Sponsor - $75,000

  • VIP logo placement at 55+ GFAC events and on all event t-shirts (15K+)
  • Sponsorship recognition at GiGi’s 2024 signature events
  • Sponsorship logo on all GFAC websites
  • 20 VIP tickets to the National Gala
  • 2 Foursomes at National Golf Outing
  • Opportunity to create a personalized plan of GiGi’s Corporate Disability DEI Initiative
  • Premium ad placement in our 2024 issue of the #GenerationG Magazine
  • Recognition on our website as a Certified #GenerationG Organizational Partner

Gold Medal Sponsor - $50,000

  • VIP logo placement at 55+ GFAC events and on all event t-shirts (15K+)
  • Sponsorship recognition at GiGi’s National 2024 signature events
  • Sponsorship logo on all GFAC websites
  • 10 VIP tickets to the National Gala
  • 1 Foursomes  at National Golf Outing
  • Premium ad placement in our 2024 issue of the #GenationG Magazine
  • Opportunity to create a personalized plan of GiGi’s Corporate Disability DEI Initiative
  • Recognition on our website as a Certified #GenerationG Organizational Partner

Silver Medal Sponsor - $25,000

  • Logo placement at 55+ GFAC events and on all event t-shirts (15K+)
  • Sponsorship logo on all GFAC websites
  • Opportunity to create a personalized plan of GiGi’s Corporate Disability DEI Initiative
  • Recognition on our website as a Certified #GenerationG Organizational Partner

Bronze Medal Sponsor - $10,000

  • Logo placement at 55+ GFAC events and on all event t-shirts (15K+)
  • Sponsorship logo on all GFAC websites
  • Recognition on our website as a Certified #GenerationG Organizational Partner

Local Sponsorships

Racer Sponsor - $5,000+

  • Naming rights to a mutually agreed-upon Chicago GiGiFIT Acceptance Challenge space or event, i.e. “The Chicago Cubs Finish Line” or “This post race hydration station is brought to you by Byline Bank!”
  • Personal blog post authored by the sponsor posted to the GiGi’s Playhouse Chicago website and
  • featured on all social channels/email communications
  • 5-minute speaking/promotional opportunity at the event
  • Sprinter Sponsor benefits

Sprinter Sponsor - $2,500+

  • Sponsor’s logo/name displayed on all event participant t-shirts (if donation secured prior to the May 13th, 2024 printing deadline)
  • 2-minute speaking/promotional opportunity at the event
  • Pacer Sponsor benefits

Pacer Sponsor - $1,000+

  • Recognition on all printed event signage (if donation secured prior to the May 27th, 2024 printing deadline)
  • Special recognition in GiGi’s Playhouse Chicago Annual Report
  • Hero Sponsor benefits

Hero Sponsor - $500+

  • Live recognition at the event
  • Special feature in Chicago GiGiFIT Acceptance Challenge event communications
  • Fun Run Sponsor benefits

Fun Run Sponsor - $250+

  • GiGi’s Playhouse Chicago social media shout-out
  • Recognition in Chicago GiGiFIT Acceptance Challenge event communications
  • Recognition on the Chicago GiGiFIT Acceptance Challenge website with click-through link

Thank you to our sponsors!

Local Sponsors

Pacer Sponsor - $1,000

The Bane Family

Hero Sponsor - $500

Jolene Wise & Steve Silverman

Fun Run Sponsor - $250

The Butler Family
The Walsh Family

National Sponsors

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