CHIditarod XIX: Saturday March 2, 2024
SAVE THE DATE! The 19th annual CHIditarod shopping cart race will take off on Saturday March 2, 2024. Learn how you can get involved and check out the results of this year’s fight to alleviate food insecurity in Chicago.
Dress Up. Cause Chaos. DO GOOD
CHIditarod is Chicago’s 100% volunteer-driven Epic Urban shopping cart race, charity food drive, costumed beauty pageant, talent show, fundraiser and chaos generator all in one. It’s probably the world’s largest mobile food drive, benefiting the Greater Chicago Food Depository and the CHIditarod Foundation.
Another Record-Breaking Year!
Over $134,000 raised will have an impact across the city to help make sure food insecurity is addressed. On race day, 300 eager and willing participants dressed up, bribed, bonded, and left with some pretty cool awards. Without further ado, the 2023 CHIditarod Results…
2023 Fundraising Total$140,041 / 150,000
Top Fundraising Teams
Fundraising for CHIditarod Foundation
The Greater Chicago Food Depository — which is a major resource for many of the organizations supported by the Chiditarod Foundation — expects to spend more than double the amount of money on food purchasing in fiscal 2022 as they did in 2021. A clear sign that the effects of the pandemic on hunger and food insecurity are not getting better. The CHIditarod Foundation seeks to alleviate hunger and solve the root causes of hunger through creativity, engagement and direct action.
- 2023 Results & AwardsHumbled. Awed. Honored.There are not enough ways to say how amazed and appreciative we are that you all… Read More »2023 Results & Awards
- 86K to help improve food access in Chicagoland!Thanks to all of the teams and individuals who hustled their families, friends, and colleagues to FUNdraise in… Read More »86K to help improve food access in Chicagoland!
- CHIditarod 2022 Impact & AwardsBlockditarod: The Pandemic Edition #2 — CHIditarod XVII did not race, but our block party was blessed with… Read More »CHIditarod 2022 Impact & Awards
- The 120K Grant Give Away!Yes, you read that correctly. The Chiditarod Foundation gave out $120,000 in Community Grant for both programs and… Read More »The 120K Grant Give Away!
- CHIditarod 2021 Results & AwardsThe Pandemic Edition of CHIditarod totally surpassed our expectations setting a new record for fundraising — thank you… Read More »CHIditarod 2021 Results & Awards