Run the 2011 Boston MarathonÃÂ® for a great cause!
Posted Oct 11 2010 6:55am
America SCORESBoston, the flagship program of America SCORES New England, Inc., is proud to announce its selection as an official Boston Athletic Association charity in the 115th Boston Marathon® to be held onApril 18th, 2011. We are currently looking for 18 enthusiastic and dedicated fundraising runners to join the SCORES Boston Marathon Team.
America SCORESBostonis a youth development program that provides unique literary, soccer, and service learning programming to 1500 low-income, underservedBostonpublic elementary and middle school students. Through our proven programming, America SCORESBostonis empowering a new generation of student athletes to lead healthy lifestyles, be engaged students, and become agents of change in their communities.
Avid runners who share our passion to promote after-school athletic and language arts programming for at-risk elementary and middle school students are strongly encouraged to apply to represent America SCORESBostonin the 2011 Boston Marathon!
America SCORESBostonwill be accepting applications for the SCORES Boston Marathon Team throughNovember 1st, 2010. Qualified candidates will be contacted to schedule a required interview. Our marathon team is organized and supported by Charity Teams, which is responsible for final team selections.
As a member of the SCORES Boston Marathon Team, you will receive an official entry number for the 2011 Boston Marathon, specialized marathon training and support, and access to a convenient online fundraising service to help you surpass your fundraising goal. All runners who are accepted and commit to being a member of the SCORES Boston Marathon Team are required to raise a minimum of $3250 to directly support SCORES programming for underservedBostonyouth.
Further information regarding America SCORESBoston, the 2011 Boston Marathon Charity Program, and the official application for the SCORES Boston Marathon Team can be found at http://americascoresboston.org/index.php/boston-marathon.html. For questions, please contact Susan Hurley via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or via phone at (978) 852-7891.
We look forward to hearing what inspires you to join the SCORES Boston Marathon Team!