Fundraisers

After select Tuesday runs, we collect donations in the Freedom Jar to benefit various worthy causes, chosen from the theme of the run or based on suggestions from our members. Below are some of the charities that we’ve supported recently.

Greater Boston Food Bank $75 and about 100 cans of food 11/6/2018
Greater Lawrence Disaster Relief Fund $150 9/18/2018
Jett Foundation $244 6/19/2018
Angel Fund $71 5/15/2018
Krystle Campbell Memorial Fund $528 4/17/2018
PHACE Syndrome $1428 3/20/2018
Breast Cancer Research Foundation and ZERO-End of Prostate Cancer $150 12/21/2017
Christmas in the City Whole bunch of toys 12/12/2017
Greater Boston Food Bank Whole bunch of food 11/21/2017
Red Cross hurricane relief $500 9/26/2017
Somerville Public Library Whole bunch of books 9/11/2017
Charlestown Community Center 8/1/2017
Gillian Reny Stepping Strong Center $520 4/18/2017
Boston Children’s Hospital Whole bunch of toys 12/13/2016
Cambridge Mayor’s Fire Relief Fund (Berkshire Street fire) $208 12/6/2016
Horizons for Homeless Children Whole bunch of toys 12/15/2015
Movember Foundation $125 11/30/2015
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network $814 3/8/2015
New England Center for Homeless Veterans $1000 (via Cambridge 5K Freedom Run) 12/24/2014
Team Livestrong $70 12/23/2014
Boston Children’s Hospital Whole bunch of toys 12/16/2014
Greater Boston Food Bank $400 11/18/2014
Dana-Farber Women’s Cancers: Breast Cancer Fund $150 11/12/2014
American Brain Tumor Association $164.80 10/1/2014
Granara-Skerry Trust – Pancreatic Cancer $145 9/23/2014
ASPCA $135 7/14/2014
One Fund Boston $513 7/10/2014
Alzheimer’s Disease via Margie Steele Foundation $250 7/8/2014
Prostate Cancer Foundation $462 4/10/2014
Lieutenant Walsh – Firefighter Kennedy Memorial Fund $200 4/2/2014
Wounded Warrior Project $415 2/3/2014
Breast Cancer Fund $400 11/29/2013
Boston Children’s Hospital Whole bunch of toys 12/18/2013
Americares Disaster Relief Foundation for Oklahoma $300 5/21/2013
One Fund Boston $2825 4/16/2013