Dreams Come True 5k

Dreams Come True 5k 2018

September 29, 2018

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$199,000

raised to date

5k Walk Run Roll | Information

Registration Information and Pricing

Individual Registration Fees

DCT5K Early Registration, until July 31, 2018 – $25
DCT5K Registration, August 1, 2018 to Race Day – $35
1 Mile Fun Run – $10
**Entry fees are non-refundable

Packet Pickup Information

DCT5K Packet Pick Up

Race packets for all registered walkers and runners will be available for pick up at designated 1st Place Sports locations no earlier than two days before the DCT5K.
Pick-up location and time will be available soon and communicated to all registered participants as the event approaches.

Team Information

DCT5K Team Registration

Want to go a step beyond just registering for the DCT5K as an individual? Be sure to form a team and create your fundraising page during registration. Invite your friends, family and co-workers to help you reach your fundraising goal.
Forming a team and participating in the DCT5K is a great way to give back and help local children who are battling life-threatening illnesses. Regardless of the size of your team, you’ll feel good knowing that your group made a difference. With our Dream Team Captain Guide, you’ll have everything you need to get started and continue your recruitment leading up to the DCT5K on September 29, 2018. In the guide, you’ll receive step-by-step instructions, as well as samples and useful resource documents. Take the first step toward supporting Dreams Come True and the children in our community by creating your team’s fundraising page at the DCT5K site today.

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Sponsor Information

Dreams Come True 5K Sponsorship

Each day, we strive to ensure that all First Coast children battling life-threatening illnesses are brought joy and hope through the power of a dream. Our ability to fulfill those dreams is only possible with the support of our community. Through the Dreams Come True 5K, sponsors can help us in reach and exceed our goal of raising $200,000. We hope you will join us in growing this event and ensuring that no child is denied a dream, or placed on a waiting list because of a lack of funding. Please take a moment to review our sponsorship packet, which includes a special message from our 2018 DCT5K Corporate Chair, Linda Sherrer, President and CEO for Berkshire Hathaway Home Services North Florida Realty.
If you’re interested in sponsoring the running route please download and fill out the Commitment Form.

Volunteer Information

Volunteer for the DCT5K

The Dreams Come True 5K would not be possible without the support of our community and volunteers. With over 1,000 participants expected, we’ll need individuals and groups to help with a variety of volunteer duties, including:

  • Water stations
  • Registration
  • Packet pickup
  • Event setup & teardown
  • And much more!

If you are interested in volunteering as an individual or group, please email for more information on available shifts and tasks. Please include your full name, company/school (for corporate & school volunteer groups), phone number and email address. If you’d like to volunteer as a group, please provide the approximate number of volunteers you would like to provide.

Parking Information

DCT5K Parking Information

Parking will be available within proximity of the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. Exact lot locations and details will be provided no later than one month before the event, and will be communicated directly to all registered participants once determined.

Route and Parking

Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville - Dreams Come True 5k starting point

5k Start

Exact route details are coming soon.
Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville
301 A Philip Randolph Blvd.
Jacksonville, FL 32202

Parking

Parking will be available nearby the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. Exact lot locations and details will be provided soon. All registered participants will receive direct communications regarding parking once exact details have been determined.

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We are almost there! September 29 is around the corner and King can't wait to greet all our participants.

Dreams Come True of Jacksonville, Inc.
Will you be joining us at the Dreams Come True 5K on September 29? King, and several of our run ambassadors, will be at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville to welcome all our participants. King, was born early at 26 weeks and just 1 lb 14 oz. King was diagnosed with cerebral palsy and hospitalized for two months before going home. King could not sit up; did not crawl until the age of one, and did not walk until he was four. With all of this on his plate, he fought through and is now able to do many activities he could not do at first. King loves people and he's an inspiration to plenty. Hear more from King and his family in video below.
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We are knocking on the door for our Dreams Come True of Jacksonville, Inc.5K, set for September 29 at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. We are so close to our goal! Help us cross the finish line and join Logan and our other DCT5K Run Ambassadors in three weeks. www.dreamscometrue.org/dreams-come-true-5k/

DCT RUN AMBASSADOR SPOTLIGHT: Logan was diagnosed in October 2017 with a brain tumor, following a soccer injury. He underwent brain surgery to remove the tumor and courageously retrained his brain how to walk, talk and eat over the course of two months. This summer he started his last round of chemotherapy. Logan is excited to be part of the DCT5K and cannot wait to me you at our special event.
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Less than 30 days from the Dreams Come True of Jacksonville, Inc. 5K and your opportunity to meet one of our dream ambassadors, Brianna. Please take a moment to hear Brianna's story, provided by our friends at 3D Digital. We hope to see you on September 29 at the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville. Let's Walk~Run~Roll for our community and the families we serve! bit.ly/2018DCT5K ... See MoreSee Less

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