Race information

Event information for 2019 Selma’s Sweets Run for Peace.

Registration Information

Online Registration for the 2019 Run for Peace closes promptly on Thursday (September 5th ) at 11:59pm

You will have two opportunities to Register for Run for Peace.

Saturday September 7, 2019 from 10:00am-3:00pm-Cost is $50

Moraine Valley Community College
9000 W. College Pkwy.
Building M

Palos Hills, IL 60465

Race Day Sunday September 8th 7:00am to 8:00am-Cost $50

Near the Start/Finish line Area

Moraine Valley Community College
9000 W. College Pkwy.

Between C and D Building

Palos Hills, IL 60465

Packet Pick Up

Packet Pick up for the 2019 Run for Peace is Saturday September 7th from 10:00am-3:00pm

Moraine Valley Community College
9000 W. College Pkwy.
Building M

Palos Hills, IL 60465

You can also pick up your packet on race day from 7:00am to 8:00am. However, it is strongly recommended to pick up your packet at MVCC Saturday (9.15) from 10-3p to avoid long lines.

Volunteer Information

Want to be part of a great team environment and help coordinate the most exciting event in our community?
Team Palestine needs volunteers for Run for Peace on Sunday 9.8.19
We will be holding a volunteer check in meeting Friday 9.8.19 at 6:00pm.

Moraine Valley Community College
Building M ((This is a new building location then previous years)
9000 W. College Pkwy.
Palos Hills, IL 60465-2478
You must attend meeting in order to volunteer for event. Food will also be served at meeting.

Course Description for 5k Run

We have a brand new certified course for the 2019 Run for Peace!

The race promptly begins at Moraine Valley Community College between C and D building at 8:30am.

The first portion of the race will be on MVCC with most of the route going on the streets of Palos Hills. Here is a brief description.

Start between C and D Building

5k runners

Race begins between building C and D

Run about a 150 yards and turn right to stay on Moraine Valley course

Pass the first entrance off 107th st.

Make left out off second Moraine Valley entrance and make immediate right on to 107th st

Make right on 88th ave. You will run about 400 yards and turn around on 88th ave and head back towards 107th st.

Make left on 107th st.

Make left on to Kean Ave. You will run about 600 yards on Kean Ave and turn around on Kean Ave to head back to 107th st.

Make right on 107th st.

Make right on first Moraine Valley Entrance off 107th followed by immediate right

Continue on the course for about 300 yards and make a left to head to the finish line to complete race!

Course Description for one-mile walk.

The entire one-mile walk will take place the grounds of Moraine Valley Community College.  The course will be marked and there will also be volunteers along the course to guide all walkers to the finish line


Run for peace is chip-timed event. Medals will be awarded to the top finishers in each category and to the overall female and male champions

Male and Female Age Categories:
















Make sure you log onto our team palestine Facebook page prior to the event for any updates regarding the 2019 Run/Walk for Peace.

Please email us at teampalestine.chicago@gmail.com if you have any questions about event.