BENEFITING: Achilles International Inc.
EVENT DATE: Oct 14, 2017
Achilles International-Connecticut is one of 65 world-wide chapters of Achilles International, headquartered in New York City. The mission of Achilles is to empower individuals with differing abilities and medical conditions to get active and challenge themselves through participation in mainstream athletic events. Paired with an able-bodied guide, our athletes participate in events across Connecticut and the Northeast..from fitness walks and 5K's to full marathons...including the 2017 Eversource Hartford Marathon, Half Marathon, and 5K!
For the 4th year in a row, Achilles International-Connecticut Chapter is an Official Charity Partner of the Eversource Hartford Marathon. Through your tax-deductible donation, you will help support Achilles International-Connecticut in numerous ways. For example, donations will be used to sponsor athlete race registrations and/or help our athletes maintain their adaptive racing equipment if cost is a barrier to participation. The funds we raise enables the Connecticut Chapter to support our inspirational athletes and dedicated volunteers and guides.
For more information please visit www.achillesct.org. Find us on Twitter @AchillesCT and Facebook www.facebook.com/AchillesCT.
Thank you for supporting Achilles Connecticut!