Race for the Future

Put on your running shoes and prepare for the 23rd Annual Race for the Future 5K Run/Walk and Kids Dash to benefit the Lee’s Summit Educational Foundation and the Carrie Foresee Memorial Scholarship Fund.


Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019, 8:00 a.m.
Lee’s Summit West High School Activity Complex
2600 SW Ward Road
Lee’s Summit, MO 64082

5K Awards
Awards will be given to the overall male and female winner and to the top three male and female winners by age division.

Kids Dash
Kids Dash for children up to 6th grade begins on the track at the conclusion of the 5K Run/Walk (typically between 8:45 and 9 a.m.). Children will run in groups with like-age kids. The oldest children will run approximately 200 meters (half lap). The youngest children will run approximately 50 meters. All participants will receive a participation ribbon. Click here to sign up. Online registration is open through October 11, 2019. If you’d like to register after Oct 11, please contact the Foundation Office at (816) 986-1088.

Dream Partner
Do you wish you could participate, but you already have plans on Race Day…OR you just want to sleep in? Register to be a “Dream Partner” and you will receive an exclusive Race t-shirt showing your support for students!

Race for the Future would not be possible without the help of amazing volunteers who believe in our mission and show up to support our participants. Dozens of volunteers are needed to put on our best event yet! Whatever your special skills and talents, we have a role for everyone. Click here to sign up.