First Weber Foundation Supports Pediatric Epilepsy Research

October 21, 2013

Chunky Monkey Run for Pediatric Epilepsy Research supported by First Weber Foundation

All proceeds will benefit the Chunky Monkey Run for Epilepsy in their mission to raise money for pediatric epilepsy research at American Family Children’s Hospital in Madison, WI.



Chunky Monkey Epilepsy Run/Walk

NOVEMBER 2, 2013  

Yellowstone Golf Course,  15750 County Q Rd, Blanchardville, WI 53516

The run was created in memory of 7 month old Mathias Lee Koch who lost his battle with a rare form of epilepsy.

Participants ages 11 and up can enter either the 5K run or walk.  Children ages 2 to 10 can enter the kid’s race.  All children running the kid’s race will receive a medal, a high five from Bucky Badger and a free cotton candy following the race.  The family friendly run will start and finish at the Yellowstone Golf Club in Blanchardville.

Deadline for Donations is Monday, Oct. 28

If you’re not a runner, perhaps you’d like to make a donation. For those wishing to donate your checks will need to be made out to FWG Foundation.  Donations may be sent to: Dennis Hurst  PO Box 848   Woodruff, WI 54568

Donations will be matched by the First Weber Group Foundation!


Race Day Itinerary

8:30 AM


10:00 AM

Start of the Chunky Monkey Kids Fun Run

10:30 AM

Start of the Chunky Monkey Run/Walk




Immediately Following 5K

Awards to Top Finishers Men/Women

Ages: 11-17, 18-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+

There will be soup and cider along with regular race refreshments available

Blanket Drive

Please join us in donating a handmade fleece tie blanket and give comfort to a family in the PICU.  Sizes needed: Infant (30 x 45), Toddler/Elementary (40 x 60), and Older Children (60 x 80 inches)

All Handmade Fleece Tie Blankets can be brought to the golf course on race

If you have any questions please feel free to call or email Dennis Hurst (715-439-0095) 

Please forward this to anyone you think may be interested in participating in the run or donating to this event.

The First Weber Foundation has raised $1 million dollars since 2006, funded by agents, employees and owners of First Weber.  Read more about the First Weber Foundation here.

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