2018 race results are available at itsyourrace.com

Thank you to all of our 2018 EmpoweRun sponsors, runners, pledgers, supporters, and volunteers!


Gather your friends, family and coworkers, and join us for the 6th Annual EmpoweRun 5K!

Register Now!

Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 9:00 am
Independence Grove Forest Preserve 
Libertyville, IL

Create a fundraising team or join us as an individual runner and help us raise money to continue providing our full range of services to families of domestic violence AND to promote awareness of the impact and consequences of violence in our communities.

Ask your friends and family for pledges and support to help end domestic violence in Lake County! 

A Safe Place provides emergency shelter; affordable transitional housing; a 24-hour crisis line
(847-249-4450); court and non-legal advocacy; individual, group, and children’s counseling; family visitation services; batterer intervention services; and community outreach, prevention education, and professional training. 

This race is CARA Certified and has committeed to following the CARA Best Practices Guidelines, a high set of standards for quality, safe and operationally sound races.




Our Fundraising Goal:




Rank Name Amount
#1 Damaris Lorta $10,000.00
#2 Jude Rake $6,924.00
#3 Stacie Chukerman $1,861.00
#4 Susan Bryant $1,200.00
#5 Nancy Mills $848.00
#6 Alexsandrea Pahlman $515.00
#7 Lynn Klunder $400.00
#8 Maddie Petschow $360.00
#9 Robert Ackley $345.00
#10 Janette Tinoco-Ledesma $300.00

Rank Team Name Amount
#1 Shake -Rattle- Run $13,354.00
#2 Difference Makers $7,224.00
#3 Team Tenneco $650.00
#4 Super-Families Fly/Run/Walk $480.00
#5 Rosalind Franklin University $475.00
#6 The Melting Pot $465.00
#7 Team Tizzle $450.00
#8 The Nancy's $435.00
#9 Kol Hadashers $403.00
#10 Bay Equity Home Loans Grayslake $385.00




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