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Thank you 2014 volunteers!

Thank you to each and every volunteer who supported the 2014 Bank of America Chicago Marathon. It is your contributions that helped a record 40,802 participants cross the Finish Line on Sunday, October 12! Special thanks to over 100 volunteer groups who supported the event.

Certificate of Appreciation iconCertificate of appreciation – coming soon

Personalized volunteer certificates of appreciation will be available soon via your volunteer account.

Virtual Participant Bag

We’d like to extend some of the opportunities that were available to our participants in the participant bag to our volunteers. To view our virtual participant bag, please click here before the opportunity closes on October 23.

Volunteers - 2013 Finisher and Heatsheets VolunteerRace weekend photos

Relive the excitement and take a peak at other areas of the event by visiting the photo gallery. Do you have amazing photos you would like to share? Email us your photos or a link to the album.

Group Leaders
View your group’s check-ins
To verify your volunteers who were in attendance on race day Group Leaders should follow these steps. Visit to log in to your volunteer account. Once logged in, visit your ‘My Team’ tab. Click on Report (Excel) at the bottom of your list of volunteers. See column Check-in/AK to verify those that were in attendance race day.

Volunteer group donations
Volunteer groups with 25 or more volunteers in attendance race day may qualify for a donation. For more information and required paperwork click here.

Key Volunteer interest
Can you help fulfill critical leadership and management roles at the Bank of America Chicago Marathon? If so, becoming a Key Volunteer may be a good fit for you. Becoming a key volunteer is a great opportunity for individuals looking to translate their experience, enthusiasm and passion into a higher level commitment to the event. If you are interested in becoming a Key Volunteer in 2015 please complete the Key Volunteer interest form to receive more information in late summer 2015.


Photos courtesy of volunteer photographers Norman Timonera, Al Junco and more.

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