A Charity Race For Suicide Prevention

  • What is BGT5K?

    The Be Great Today 5K Race was established in 2011.

    It is a part of an endowment fund created by DePauw University students for the support of suicide prevention.


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  • When?

    The Be Great Today K will take place on :

    Sept. 27, 2014 8:00 am

    During DePauw University's Family Weekend. ** Check-in will begin at 7:00 am.


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  • Where?

    The race will begin at DePauw Nature Park Welcome Center

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Thanks For Your Support!

Online registration for the Race is now open! Registration will remain available online until Sept. 17. We will see you all on Sept. 27!

Remember to Be Great Today.

Late Registration Still Open!

NOTE: Normal Registration is closed. Late Registration will not guarantee a Raceday Shirt. In addition, it is too late to be listed on the Raceday Shirts for donations.


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  • Our Mission

    The BGT5K is dedicated to suicide awareness and prevention, understanding each life is precious and with meaning. We strive to lower incidents through education and support from community advocates, educational institutions and organizations qualified to provide appropriate resources to potential victims and their families. Together, we can be great today.

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  • Generous Contributions

    We all owe a very special thanks to our star contributors that make the Be Great Today Suicide Prevention Fund possible.

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