Saturday December 8th, 2018
Christmas Wonderland, Alton Rock Springs Park​
ADMISSION
$7 for cars and small vans
$1 per person for 10+ passenger vehicles


The Power of the Giraffe 5k Run / 1 Mile Fun Walk

​Saturday May 16th at 9:00 am at Alton Riverfront Park

Stick your neck out for your fellow man

The Power of the Giraffe

PAST EVENTS

Join us Thursday October 19th at Roma's Pizza in Bethalto, Illinois.  Mention the Power of the Giraffe when you order or pay and we will receive a portion of the days receipts.

​Join us for our 5th annual Power of the Giraffe 5K on Saturday, May 4th 2019. 

May the FOURTH be with YOU.

Feel free to email us at powerofthegiraffe@gmail.com to inquire about being a Race Sponsor.  Join our other Sponsors

​Our 2019 Power of the Giraffe 5K Race Sponsors

Purchase 4 Packs or Cases of Hibiscus Tart at Old Bakery Beer during October and the Power of the Giraffe receives $1 for every 4 pack and $10 per case.  618-463-1470

Saturday April 22nd, 2017 at 9:00 am at Alton Riverfront Park 3rd Annual Power of the Giraffe 5K

Join us for our 4th annual Power of the Giraffe 5K on Sturday May 5th, 2018.  Help us celebrate

PINKO de Mayo

UPcoming Events

Future Fundraising for the Power of the Giraffe

Register or donate to our event HERE

​​During November you will be able to donate cash or items to the Power of the Giraffe though any of the 6 area Telle Tire locations. Telle Tire will match those donations. So visit Telle Tire for great automotive specials and help support St. Louis Metro area cancer patients.

https://www.telletire.com/

The Forehand / Myer families make a donation to the Power of the Giraffe non profit.  .Family representatives present a check to our co-founder and inspiration Carol Friedrich Alcorn.

5K RUN/WALK location MOVED


We will be starting at Russell Commons Park on

​Discovery Parkway, Alton, IL