Teams representing local companies will face off in a variety of traditional events like tug of war and relay races — plus new events that will challenge strength, speed and wit. The better your team works together, the better your chances to win. The overall winner will take home the coveted Corporate Cup plus bragging rights until next year’s event. With all fundraising supporting the patients and families at Lurie Children’s, Corporate Cup is not just fun and games, but an afternoon where community impact meets corporate teambuilding — there’s no other event like it.
This year’s Corporate Cup will be held in-person on Thursday, October 7, 2021. In addition to the in-person event, there will be three virtual activities for teams earn points leading up to the main event think of them as opportunities to earn a bonus
For the in-person event, teams of 8-20 individuals from a company will be broken up into “pods,” or smaller groups of four to five. Pods will safely participate in activities adhering to guidelines provided by the Chicago Department of Public Health for social distancing and masking. The event site will be designed to ensure all attendees are safe including hand sanitizer stations, gloves, masks, and distanced spaces for eating and drinking. Additionally, our event location is more than 150,000 square feet, providing ample space for social distancing. We will coordinate the movement of teams to ensure a safe, comfortable space for your company.
As you know, managing COVID-19 precautions and restrictions is an ever-changing process. We will share our final plan 30 days before the event to make sure you have the most final details and information.
What will the event look like?
It will be a virtual event the week of November 1-5. There will be one activity per day over the noon hour (12:00 p.m. CST)
What activities will teams compete in?
The virtual activities will be shared with all event participants in the weeks leading up to the event.
When should we register?
Registration is $3,500 for a team and teams can register until October 1, 2021. Teams who register by June 30 will receive a $250 discount and teams who register by July 30 will receive a $100 discount.
Week of Event Schedule
Monday through Friday
12:00 p.m. CST
(Zoom Links to add these events to your calendar will be posted here once they are live.)