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Volunteer information

General volunteer interest

Are you interested in volunteering for the 2018 Bank of America Chicago Marathon? Enter your contact information below to receive the latest updates from the volunteer program.

Thank you, 2017 volunteers and volunteer groups!

Thank you to more than 12,000 volunteers and over 200 volunteer groups that supported the 2017 Bank of America Chicago Marathon and Abbott Health & Fitness Expo!

Pat Rhodes Award for Outstanding Volunteer Service

Please help us nominate a volunteer from this year’s event who embodies the qualities of dedication, leadership and selfless commitment to the running community for this year’s Pat Rhodes Award for Outstanding Volunteer Service. View a list of past recipients here.

2017 Service hours verification

Log in to your volunteer account at post-race and visit your ‘Past Jobs’ in your ‘My Job’ tab to download your Certificate of Appreciation and Service Hours Form, verifying your participation in the event. Click on the icon next to your completed shift to download either form.

Checked-in volunteers will receive notification when the service hours verification form becomes available for the 2017 event.


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