FRAMINGHAM – The United Way of Tri-County and seven Team Framingham Boston Marathon Runners are teaming up for a unique fundraising event.
An Evening with Psychic Medium Stephanie McBride has been rescheduled to Sunday September 19 due to the forecasted hurricane Henri. The event will begin at 4:30 p.m. at Amazing Things Art Center, 160 Hollis Street in Framingham, doors open at 3:45 p.m.
This event, previously scheduled last year but postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, will support seven Team Framingham Marathon Runners raising funds for Call2Talk, the United Way’s mental health, emotional support, and suicide prevention program.
This past year has been difficult for everyone, particularly for teens and young adults. The funds raised by Team Framingham runners will be made available for mental health and suicide prevention programs specifically focused no local schools and youth serving organizations.
In 2020, calls made to Call2Talk totaled more than 76,000, an increase of 12% over 2019.
The seven marathoners running for Call2Talk include: Jennifer Artick Pellegrino, Lisa Burgess, Cassandra Kobelski, Brendan Manzella, Alex J. Mitchell, John Nicoloro, and Melissa Roach. All members of Team Framingham are required to raise $1,500, but most have set higher personal fundraising goals.
If you would like to learn more about these runners or support a runner directly, please visit their fundraising pages at
Registrations for the event is required and can be made online at the United Way’s website at
www.uwotc.org/mcbride . The fee is $26.20 per person.
If you have questions or need additional information, please contact Sandra Baldi, Special Events Manager, at Sandra.Baldi@uwotc.org
The United Way of Tri-County is a community building organization that brings people together to care for one another. United Way of Tri-County provides programs and services, connects volunteers, strengthens agencies, teaches social responsibility, and meets the critical needs of the community with the help of people like you.
Established for the 2014 Boston Marathon, Team Framingham runners have raised over $578,000 for local Framingham-focused charities.