Our runners, volunteers and sponsors made the 2018 I Run For… event memorable!

See results for the Half Marathon5K | Marathon

The total charitable giving is $8,000, which pushes us past the $20,000 mark since our organization formed in 2014. While many have been quick to congratulate us, this could not happen without the support of the entire community. You are awesome – THANK YOU!

The 2018 gifts are as follows:

  • $3,000 to the American Red Cross Southern Tier Chapter
  • $3,000 to The James at The Ohio State University ($2,000 to The James Fund for Life, and $1,000 for the Lymphoma Research Fund) – In honor of our race, The Retired Professional Fire Fighters Cancer Fund is donating $500 to the Leukemia Resarch Fund
  • $2,000 to the National Brain Tumor Society in honor of Team Newbsanity, winner of the Team Spirit Challenge

“I highly recommend this race to all my friends. There is a 5k, a half marathon, and a full marathon, and the proceeds go to cancer research! Can’t beat that!”

– Michael Foos, 2017 I Run For… Marathon Finisher

“We are so thankful to the I Run For… Half Marathon Organization. We know how hard you’ve worked to make your race a success, and we appreciate all you are doing to raise awareness and funds for us.”

– Erika Beasley, Assistant Director, Community Partners, The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center