BENEFITING: OKLAHOMA CITY NATIONAL MEMORIAL FOUNDATION
EVENT: Oklahoma City Marathon 2014
EVENT DATE: Apr 26, 2015
This year marks the 20th anniversary of the bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City, the memorial dedicated to honoring the memory of the 168 people that died that day but also to educate a new generations about the impact of violence and the lessons learned following the attack, and to share the remarkable story of hope and healing that changed Oklahoma City and the nation forever. The memorial has undergone more than 10 million dollars of new enhancements and exibits because of generous donations from people like you.
While the bombing of the federal building was one of our darkest days in America the Memorial is truly beautiful and fund raising efforts like this keep it alive and the memories of those we lost that terrible day!
"We come here to remember those who were killed, those who survived and those changed forever. May all who leave here know the impact of violence. May this memorial offer comfort, strength, peace, hope and serenity."