TRM achieved record charitable contributions from the 2016 event, at $127,500. The group reached $631,500 in cumulative giving since its first races in 2010 and has announced a goal of $1,000,000 by 2019.
"Hope For The Warriors is truly honored to have the Allscripts Tobacco Road Marathon as a partner in our efforts to assist military families," says Robin Kelleher, President and Co-Founder of Hope For The Warriors. "We are eager to do what we can to promote their efforts to reach their million dollar goal."
Hope For The Warriors is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year. Dedicated to serving those who have served, Hope For The Warriors has helped service members, veterans and military families restore self, family and hope since its inception on September 11, 2006.
The Allscripts Tobacco Road Marathon and its companion half marathon will take place March 19, 2017 in Cary, North Carolina on the pine-lined American Tobacco Trail (ATT) with its flat, fast, granite-screen course. Runners start from the USA Baseball & Thomas Brooks Park.
The Tobacco Road Marathon Association is a non-profit organization dedicated with its sponsors to providing financial assistance to its partner charities by channeling the passions of the North Carolina Triangle's running community into a powerful force for good.
Contact: Mark Dill: 919-949-9263 (TRM)
Erin Thompson: 703-559-0093 (HFTW)
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