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Run for a Reason

Run For A Reason: Seasonal Fundraising Ideas

by Jordan Olander
Looking for fresh ideas to help you with fundraising for the Run For A Reason Charity Program presented by Bank of America? Fundraising does not have to involve just asking family and friends for donations. There are a lot of easy and enjoyable ways to raise money for your cause. Read more

Run For A Reason: Chuckís Story

by Jordan Olander
Because he wanted to run for a reason, Chuck Hull decided to not only fundraise for the Mario Lemieux Foundation but also dedicate each mile of the DICK'S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon to a different person. He has run for others, every step of the way, since 2015. Read more

Running For A Cause Near To Her Heart

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Chelsea, one of our official #GameOnPGH bloggers, is also a charity runner for a cause near to her heart. Today she shares some fun and easy tips for fundraising if you would like to try to run for a reason too! Read more

Mother and Son Run to Fight Crohn's Disease

by Karen Price
This was Maryís second year as a participant in the Pittsburgh Marathon Run for a Reason program. She ran the 5K 2015 and again this year with her 13-year-old Patrick, who has Crohnís Disease. She also participated in the Half Marathon. Read more

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