Superhero Dash set for Aug. 16 at Rock Valley College

Staff Report

Saturday, Aug. 16, Rockford First will host the second annual Superhero Dash. Grab your capes or masks, and join in for a 5K, 2K or 40-yard dash event benefiting Champions Club. Champions Club is a ministry for kids with special needs at Rockford First.

Attend the Aug. 16 Superhero Dash dressed as your favorite superhero. The event will be at Rock Valley College, 3301 N. Mulford Road, Rockford, beginning at 9 a.m.

Cost is $30 for the 5K, $20 for the 2K and $2 per race for the 40-yard dash.

All proceeds benefit Champions Club.

To register, volunteer, become a sponsor, or for more information, call (815) 877-8000 or visit

From the Aug. 13-19, 2014, issue