The Human Race® is a unique opportunity to make a BIG DIFFERENCE in DuPage County by supporting 60+ local nonprofit organizations in one umbrella event.

For additional information, visit the website at

Help us to:

  • feed hungry people,
  • support programs for children & families,
  • offer housing support,
  • provide services for the elderly,
  • grow arts programs,
  • ensure services for those with disabilities,
  • promote literacy & education programs,
  • and offer assistance to veterans & their families.

Enjoy a course of paved roads at the scenic corporate campus of Esplanade, Locust Point in Downers Grove.

There are 2 separate courses – 5K route for runners and 2 mile route for walkers. Runners are timed in the 5K course and the course is USATF sanctioned.

Kids (age 13 & under), pets, strollers and wheelchairs are allowed on the Fitness Walk route. Pets must be leashed and thanks for picking up after it. Click on the above links for maps to both courses.

What are you waiting for? Go the extra mile and see how YOU can Get Involved in the DuPage Human Race!

One Race. With Purpose. My Cause. Our Community.