Watch the story of John Shapiro's Superheroes Foundation

Registration is now open!


June 8th, 2024
events start @ 8:00 AM


St. Helena School
Blue Bell, PA


Register early to guarantee your t-shirt
1 mile, 5K or kids' fun run

Many thanks to our Title Sponsor


Friday, June 7
4:00 - 7:00pm - Packet Pickup

Collect your t-shirt and bib or register for the race

Saturday, June 8
7:30am - Race Day Registration

Signups are still available on the morning of the race. Find our registration tent!

8:00am - Welcome Festivities

National Anthem, Welcome Address, Performance by Car Alarm (student band)

8:30am - 1 Mile Run/Walk

Race Start

9:00am - 5K Run

Race Start

10:00am - Fun Run

Registered children age 6 & under run a short race around the field behind the school

Awards Immediately following Fun Run

Gather in front of St. Helena School for the award announcements

Post-Race Gathering/Celebration

PJ Whelihan’s Pub + Restaurant, Blue Bell – join your fellow participants and volunteers for a dine & donate event

Stories from families we've supported

Horse Therapy for Cole

Our son Cole was diagnosed with brain and spinal tumors at the age of 9 and has been on chemo now 7 1/2 years. We starting talking with a social worker at CHOP about Cole and what he’s doing.  We explained about how we started him in horseback riding lessons! …

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Supporting Gwen

We are so honored to receive a donation from the John Shapiro Superhero Foundation to support our family while Gwen takes on her battle with brain cancer. It will allow us to be less stressed financially while we are out of work to care for Gwen. Just a month shy of…

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Mikayla’s Journey

Thank you John Shapiro Superhero Foundation for picking Mikayla to donate to! We are truly honored that you picked her.Mikayla was first diagnosed with Medullablastoma in 2014 at CHOP and after treatment was in remission for 3 years.This spring, Mikayla was unfortunately diagnosed with a new cancer, Osteosarcoma, at CHOP.…

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2024 Top Level Sponsors

We’re proud of our top sponsors. To see our full list of foundations sponsors, click here.