TEAM NEF Has Reserved 30 Race Entries for the Naperville Marathon and Half Marathon!

You can be an NEF Charity Runner!

Last year's registration sold out in one day! Join TEAM NEF today to guarantee your spot in the Naperville Marathon or Half Marathon!

TEAM NEF runners may register for the race early during Charity Week, February 24 through March 2. Your spot as a charity runner is guaranteed since general race registration does not open until March 8!

Make your experience even more meaningful by running on behalf of a great cause*!

Here's how it works:
1. CLICK HERE to join TEAM NEF as a charity runner.
2. You can join either as a "Runner" and make a donation of $250 or more, or as a "Runner Fundraiser"
     by making a fundraising down payment of $25.00 and committing to raising the additional
     $225.00 or more.
3. Within one business day you will be emailed your Race Entry Discount Code.
4. CLICK HERE to register for the Naperville Marathon or Half Marathon as a charity runner!
    Note: Your unique code must be used within 7 days to complete your registration.
5. Your registration will be automatically discounted by $10 as a thank you for choosing TEAM NEF!

Join TEAM NEF and you will receive:
Pre-race festive dinner + gift bag
Guaranteed race day parking
Commemorative T-shirt
Recognition as a TEAM NEF runner on our website, in District 203 publications, on event signage,
   in NEF's e-newsletter and social media outlets
Ready-to-go fundraising emails that you can customize for your potential supporters
Personalized fundraising URL for your supporters to make secure online donations
Recognition of TEAM NEF supporters who make a single gift to NEF over $1,000 on our website,
   in District 203 publications, on event signage, in NEF's e-newsletter and social media outlets
Chance to win the prize as the top TEAM NEF fundraiser

Visit NAPERVILLE MARATHONS to learn more about
other charity runner benefits and additional event details.

For sponsorship opportunities or more information, please contact
Lynne Wexler, Development Coordinator, or Ann E. Spehar, Executive Director,
at (630) 420-3086 or

Click here to learn how to join TEAM NEF at the 2014 Naperville Marathon!

* 100% of the money raised will fund crucial programs for School District 203 students including
Kid Booster Anonymous Fund, supporting students and families who have essential needs; Study Skills Academy, before/after school program that gives students a boost with homework and learning strategies; Annual Grant Awards, competitive grants to teachers, students and parents who develop innovative projects that stimulate students' engagement and learning experience; Breakfast Program, ensuring all of our young students start their day ready to learn; and Math Camp, for incoming 6th and 7th grade students focused on increasing confidence and building a positive attitude.

The Naperville Education Foundation (NEF) raises and grants funds for programs that enhance and enrich the educational experience of Naperville School District 203 students.

With the generous support of foundations, businesses, educational professionals and individual donors, NEF is able to provide financial resources that increase learning opportunities by supplementing the school district's budget. NEF encourages creativity, innovation and excellence in our students by helping to insure that every student can take advantage of opportunities to make the most of their education.

If you would like to donate online please click here.

For more information, please contact Lynne Wexler, Development Coordinator, or Ann E. Spehar,
Executive Director, at (630) 420-3086 or

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