This charity helps low-income/homeless girls in Boston achieve their dreams by providing the basic items necessary to enable them to participate in sports and physical activity, helping to lay the foundation for healthy, active lifestyles and quality learning experiences.
A not-for-profit organization dedicated to giving children with physical disabilities positive experiences through sports to build confidence, courage, and friendship, increase self-esteem, and create a better sense of self-worth all while giving them a positive experience they will use throughout the rest of their lives.
That distance [26.2 miles of a marathon] is a jog around the block compared with what a group of Tennessee runners will undertake next month when they set off on a 1,075-mile relay to Boston, where they plan to deliver more than $50,000 in donations to charities that help victims of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing.Reuters
The Cleveland fundraising effort is unique."Chattanooga Times Free Press
This isn't your typical marathon they're running, it's much longer."WRCBtv Chattanooga
It’s a mission to raise money, but it’s a message to build hope."Cleveland Daily Banner