The Y is Grand Rapids’ leading nonprofit strengthening communities through Youth Development, Healthy Living, and Social Responsibility.  Through its various branches, including YMCA Camp Manitou-Lin, community outreach programs, as well as child care sites, the YMCA of Greater Grand Rapids is committed to improving the health and well-being of children and families.  Y programs impact thousands of lives annually and respond to unique community needs across Greater Grand Rapids.

Be a part of the Y movement by joining Team Y in running the 40th Anniversary of the Fifth Third River Bank Run on Saturday, May 13th, while raising funds for the YMCA of Greater Grand Rapids. By becoming a member of Team Y, you are partnering with the Y to help nurture the potential of kids, promote healthy living and provide opportunities to give back for generations to come.

Be one of the first 10 runners to register for Team Y and receive complimentary registration to the 2017 Fifth Third River Bank Run! 

Donate $25 as a commitment fee to Team Y and receive an official “Team Y” t-shirt. 

Raise at least $100 by race day, and have the opportunity to receive additional benefits and incentives based on the following fundraising levels

$100 Fundraising Level
– Pre-race day breakfast

$500 Fundraising Level
– Pre-race day breakfast
– Quarter zip pullover

$1,000 Fundraising Level
– Pre-race day breakfast
– Quarter zip pullover
– Running shoes (voucher up to $100)

Top fundraisers will also receive reserved parking at the David D. Hunting YMCA on race day.


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