The American Red Cross of Eastern Massachusetts is a proud member of the esteemed B.A.A. Boston Marathon Charity Program. Team Red Cross was one of 31 charity teams running the 117th B.A.A. Boston Marathon on April 15.
Team Red Cross brings together runners of all ages and abilities in support of the American Red Cross mission. Team Red Cross prepares runners for success in the Boston Marathon and provides a rewarding charitable-giving experience.
This year the team, trained by Dan Fitzgerald of the Heartbreak Hill Running Company, raised $173,000 to support the programs of Eastern Massachusetts.
This year 40 teammates trained – 38 started the run on April 15, including CEO Jarrett Barrios, Cape Cod and Island Chapter Executive Hilary Greene and Board Members John Stadtler, Cameron Markley and Marie Jordan.
The Red Cross will field a team next year for the Boston Marathon, continuing its partnership with the Boston Athletic Association.