Saturday August 20

At Dorris Ranch in Springfield

  • Women’s 3K Alumni Challenge – 9:00 am
  • Men’s 5K Alumni Challenge – 9:45 am
  • Free Kids Dash – 10:30 am
  • Carry the Torch Community 5k Run & Walk – 10:45 am

Register by August 19 to participate.



Thanks to our race sponsors

It is the perfect time to train for a 5K! Whether you run or walk, the first-ever Carry the Torch Community 5K is for you.


Register online today and mark your calendars for 10:30am, on August 20th.


  • The cost to register is $30 for adults, by donations for high school runners, and free for kids


  • All registration frees go directly to the Beacon Fund supporting student scholarships


  • Swag bags will be available for pick up at Bushnell University on Friday, August 19, from 4-7pm in the Morse Center


  • Every t-shirt order will be custom-made, on-site, by Hot Tees the day of the race (add Hot Tees logo)


Thank you for helping us raise money for student scholarships.


Interested in becoming a sponsor? Read the sponsorship information here.

Questions? Contact us
Bethany Dilla
Director of Annual Giving

B.A., Bushnell University As the Director of Annual Giving, Bethany’s role is to provide leadership for the Beacon Fund for Student …