THE BUFFALO SUPERHERO RACE
HIGHLIGHTS THE STRENGTH & DIVERSITY OF OUR MENTAL HEALTH COMMUNITY OF WESTERN NEW YORK, WHILE OFFERING A PREMIERE RACING VENUE FOR THE ENTIRE COMMUNITY!

UNLEASH YOUR INNER SUPERHERO!
Come dressed as your best super hero, whether it's a popular character, or one you create on your own. We encourage participants to register as either individuals or with teams, and prizes are to be awarded for best times in the race, and best costumes. 

Registration Fees

5K Run

Closed
Mar 5 - Mar 31 $20.00
Apr 1 - Jun 3 $25.00

5K Walk

Closed
Mar 5 - Mar 31 $15.00
Apr 1 - Jun 3 $20.00

Virtual Race Supporter

Fundraiser, not participating

Closed
Mar 3 - Jun 3 $10.00

CREATE YOUR OWN PLEDGE PAGE!

The Superhero 5K & Wellness Walk
is excited this year to offer all our participants & volunteers the amazing opportunity to help you help us reach our fundraising goals, by creating your very own personalized pledge form!

And we make it easy for you! Once you register, you'll be prompted to create your personalized pledge form & put your face & personal goals to work for the cause!

RACE DAY EVENTS INCLUDE:

  • 5K race
  • 1.8-mile wellness walk
  • Family friendly after-party featuring:
    • Raffles
    • Live Music
    • Food & Drink
    • Beer Tent
    • Kid’s Activities
    • Costume Contest
    • Fun photography
    • Superheroes
 

AWARDS & FUNDRAISING INCENTIVES

  1. Best Individual Costume
    (2) Season Tickets to UB Football 

  2. Best DUO Costume
    (2) New Era Superhero Caps & (2) $25 Wegmans Gift Cards 

  3. Best Youth Costume
    Bat Boy/Girl at a Bisons Baseball game during the month of June 

  4. Most Original Costume
    (1) New Era Superhero Cap and (1) $25 Wegmans Gift Card 

  5. Best Team Costume
    Team Pizza Party! $75 Gift Card to Just Pizza 

  6. TOP overall male 5k finisher
    Trophy 

  7. TOP overall female 5K finisher
    Trophy 

  8. Top three male and female 5K finishers in each five-year age group (14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-490, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, and 80+) 
    Medals 

  9. Top Fundraising Adult
    4 Toronto Blue Jays Tickets (date TBD) 

  10. Top Fundraising Youth (18 and under)
    Dream Team On-Field Experience at Bisons Baseball, includes 15 tickets and the ability for kids to go on the field for the national anthem 

  11. Top Overall Fundraising Team
    Buffalo Bisons Suite (date TBD) 

  12. Top 10 Individual Fundraisers
    Will be invited to MHA Benefactor Reception at Delaware Park Marcy Casino in the fall and acknowledged for their contributions 

  13. Top Fundraising Teams in each size category
    Team Captain and a guest will be invited to MHA Benefactor Reception at Delaware Park Marcy Casino in the fall and acknowledged for their contributions 

    4 to 10 team members
    11 to 25 team members
    26 to 50 team members
    51 to 99 team members
    100+ team members

  14.  Other ways to win
    -For every $100 raised on your pledge page your name will be entered into a raffle to win one Fit Bit Charge, a prize worth $150! 

    -Every team that raises online pledges that total over $500 will be awarded two tickets to "Le Masquerade Compeer" Fall Gala, a $250 value!

*Prizes for costume contest and top overall finishers will be awarded on race day during the award ceremony at the band tent. Winners of fundraising contests will be contacted after the event, once all donations have been tallied. We'll send an email with top fundraiser category winners by June 12th.

BECOME A SPONSOR

To Download Our CORPORATE PARTNERSHIPS SIGN UP, click here 

To Download Our CORPORATE PARTNERSHIPS PACKAGE GUIDE, click here!

 Premiere Sponsor @ $10,000         

 Friendship Sponsor @ $5,000                

 Empowerment Sponsor (Platinum) @ $3,000   

 Unity Sponsor (Gold) @ $2,000

 Insight Sponsor (Silver) @ $1500

 Hero Sponsor @ $1000

 Awareness Sponsor @ $500-$999   

 

THANK YOU TO ALL OUR WONDERFUL SPONSORS!

PREMIERE SPONSORS




FRIENDSHIP SPONSORS

 


EMPOWERMENT SPONSORS

 




UNITY SPONSORS 

refresh logo 


INSIGHT SPONSOR

 

 


HERO SPONSORS

Tenpine Web Development




The Houseknecht Family


legacy studios

emedco



AWARENESS SPONSORS

 wny superhero

medaille college


 EXHIBITOR SPONSORS


Nussbaumer & Clarke, Inc. 

Horizon Health Services   

Michele Brown

University at Buffalo 

The Summit Center

                                          

                                                                                       

                                                                                              

                                                                                      


AREA MAP

Top Donors

# Name Amount
1 Ellen Daly $500.00
2 Deborah Pawlowski $500.00
3 John Crawford $500.00

Top Teams

1

Healthy Hoofers

Raised: $3,900.00

2

Compeer Queen's Team

Raised: $2,175.00

3

Tapestry Strong

Raised: $725.00

Top Fundraisers

1

Ken Houseknech...

$3,475.00

Raised

$5,000.00

Goal
2

Michele Brown

$1,575.00

Raised

$1,000.00

Goal
3

Megan Stewart

Raised: $550.00

Event Schedule

  • June 5 02:00 PM EDT - Race day packet pick up start

  • June 5 06:00 PM EDT - Race day packet pick up end

  • June 5 06:30 PM EDT - Race start

  • June 5 07:30 PM EDT - Awards ceremony/Post race party

  • June 5 07:45 PM EDT - Expected course closure approx.

  • June 5 10:00 PM EDT - Post race party end

Contact Information

Event Location

Buffalo, NY, United States

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