The Mini with a Meaning program gives participants the opportunity to make their OneAmerica 500 Festival Mini-Marathon or Delta Dental 500 Festival 5K experience even more meaningful by raising awareness and funds in support of a non-profit organization. All #IndyMini and 5K registrations help support the 500 Festival's free youth and educational programming. By participating in Mini with a Meaning, runners and walkers have the ability to expand their impact even further within the Indianapolis community.
As part of the Mini with a Meaning Program, non-profit organizations will create an online fundraising page for their Mini with a Meaning team, specific to the 2023 OneAmerica 500 Festival Mini-Marathon & Delta Dental 500 Festival 5K. The organization may utilize any fundraising platform of their choice and 100% of the proceeds will go to the respective non-profit organization. Non-profit organizations determine their fundraising goal amount. Funds may be utilized for specific initiatives or overall support of the organization.
All Mini with a Meaning Partners will be featured on the Mini with a Meaning webpage on IndyMini.com including a link to their fundraising page and Team Captain contact information. OneAmerica 500 Festival Mini-Marathon & Delta Dental 500 Festival 5K registrants may contact the Mini with a Meaning Partner of their choice to join their team, donate and/or fundraise on behalf of their chosen organization.
If your organization would like to apply to be a 2023 500 Festival Mini with a Meaning Team, please fill out the application below!
Team registration for the 2023 Mini with a Meaning program will close on April 17, 2023, at 11:59 pm ET.
Registration for an individual to join a Mini with a Meaning team is April 21, 2023, at 11:59 pm ET.