Team GDMF is only $2,716 away from our fundraising goal! Thank you!
April 07, 2017
BENEFITING: The Glen Doherty Memorial Foundation
EVENT: 2017 Boston Marathon
EVENT DATE: Apr 17, 2017
Our mission is to provide more funding for the GDMF scholarship program. To date we have awarded 20 scholarships for special operations soldiers, like Glen, and their families. For the first time in our existence we have had to turn candidates away. Please help us build our base and allow us to grant scholarships to every worthy individual that applies to the GDMF.
We have profiled 2 recent GDMF scholarship recipients here and other GDMF Scholars, can be found on our website: ·
Dennis Morgan - Navy SEAL, medic & sniper, just like Glen. Served on 2 platoons. Studied at Mesa College. Transferred to University of San Diego. Pursuing a career in medicine thanks to the GDMF. ·
Boyd Renner - Joined US Navy, 1988 & Served 27+ years. Navy SEAL with 10 tours in Afghanistan, 2 tours in Iraq. 2014 BA Saint Leo University. Pursuing a Masters in Project Management at Penn State University thanks to the GDMF.
Thanks to our amazing donors, we raised nearly $75,000 with our team of 6 marathoners in 2016! With your generosity, we can beat this number in 2017! Please read below about our runners and their personal reasons for supporting this great cause.
We thank you for your continued support of Glen's foundation! We are grateful to be able to keep his spirit alive through the active pursuits that Glen loved.
With heartfelt thanks and gratitude,
Glen Doherty Memorial Foundation, Marathon Organizer