Human Race 5K Fundraiser

You’re invited to walk/run with us at the:

McHenry County Human Race 5K Fundraiser!

The race supports charities serving McHenry County. Each race participant designates what organization will receive the proceeds of their race fee.

The Human Race will support over 50 local charities this year! Plus, over $2400 in cash prizes will be awarded to walkers and runners! Be sure to list Garden Quarter to support our youth and parent programs!


Registration Fees:

Online registration through March 31: $30

Online registration after March 31: $35

Race day: $40

Can’t Participate? Sponsor a Youth!

Sponsor a student from the Resource Center to participate in the race!

– $15 to sponsor students 10 and under

– $35 to sponsor students 11+
Agustin, a 2013 sponsored youth, placed first in his age group!

Agustin, a 2013 sponsored youth, placed first in his age group!



Sunday, April 27th

Race starts at 9 a.m.



1391 Corporate Drive

McHenry, IL 60050

Help us reach our goal: 70 participants! 

Click here to register!

Project Quercus



In collaboration with The Land Conservancy, the McHenry County Community Foundation and the City of McHenry, Garden Quarter’s youth, parents, staff, and volunteers will plant 20 oak trees in Wheeler Fen next spring!  This project expands upon our tree planting event two years ago and supports the Land Conservancy’s Project Quercus. Stay tuned for more images!

tree planting