Waiting for the start of the Wineglass Half Marathon this past Sunday in Corning, NY.
October 03, 2016
I am running the NYC Marathon in support of Catholic Big Sisters and Big Brothers - an organization that helps to improve the lives of children of all faiths in NYC's low-income neighborhoods.
Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York wrote -
Welcome to Team Catholic Charities NY, the TCS New York City Marathon team of Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York. We invite you to learn more about our Team’s mission and to join us in the 2016 TCS New York City Marathon taking place Sunday, November 6, 2016.
Our runners will raise money for Catholic Charities to help provide for New Yorker’s in need!
Serving over 350,000 clients through a federation of 90 agencies, Catholic Charities NY provides help and creates hope in 5 program areas:
Protecting & Nurturing Children & Youth
Feeding the Hungry & Sheltering the Homeless
Strengthening Families & Resolving Crisis
Supporting the Physically & Emotionally Challenged
Welcoming & Integrating Immigrants & Refugees
Last year our runners raised $69,846 and are looking to raise even more this year!
Become part of this exciting opportunity to give back while running in the largest marathons in the greatest city ever – New York City!
Visit our website to learn more about Catholic Charities involvement in the TCS New York City Marathon, or to apply to run with Team Catholic Charities NY: www.catholiccharitiesny.org/teamcathcharitiesny