FRAMINGHAM – Thursday night, December 9 a lottery was held for the 5 charities that will benefit from Team Framingham in 2022.
There were applications from 16 charities. A blind lottery was held at Nevins Hall in the Memorial Building for the 5 charity spots.
- Massachusetts Wonderfund, Inc.
- Hoops and Homework
- Framingham Force
- Foundation for Metrowest, Inc. (Adult ESL)
- Friends of the Callahan Center
The 22 runners selected from a different lottery last night will each pick one of the 5 organizations above to fundraiser for, while training to run the 2022 Boston Marathon.
There is a fundraising requirement for all runners selected to join the team with
funds going to five local charities who are also selected by lottery.
fundraising requirement is $2,000 with a “stretch goal” of $4,000.
Of the 155 Team Framingham runners who have started the Boston Marathon,
154 runners have successfully crossed the finish line for a 99.4% success rate.
The Team fundraising is off the charts.
In the 8 years of the Team Framingham program our runners have raised more than $638,000 for dozens of worthy Framingham focused charities!
For more information on Team Framingham, please contact us at TeamFraminghamMarathon@gmail.com.