The Highwood Chamber is hosting the Buddy Challenge & 5K Run and pleased to announce that all proceeds from the event will benefit the non-profit organization Kids Rank. The Buddy Challenge is based on the US Army Major General Jimmie J. Wells Challenge. Participants will pair up and be put to the test doing push ups, calisthenics, the fireman carry, buddy drag, piggyback carry and the consisting of 100 upper body and 100 core exercises, and plenty of running in between!
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Highwood Chamber of Commerce & Kids Rank
The Highwood Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to promoting and improving the business community in Highwood, Illinois. The Chamber continues to improve the unique and vibrant city through special events, cultivating new business, and implementing successful business strategies. Known as a “regional chamber”, Highwood provides businesses from all over the Northern Suburbs with valuable networking opportunities. The Highwood Chamber has been around for over fifty years.
Kids Rank is a 501c(3) service-based organization that provides military children the ability to serve their community via volunteer opportunities. Kids Rank helps to create positive group interaction while promoting the military value of responsibility for the well-being of its members, their local community, their school and their neighborhood. We aim to assist with smoother transitions into new schools and communities, create a safe support system, and instill a sense of purpose and strong character as well as building a sense of pride in the jobs their parents have committed to doing for the benefit of our country. As their parent’s serve our country Kids Rank Club members serve their community.