Jan 16-17 2016

Arizona: Charity Information

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Preferred Charity Partners

Imagine a race where hope marks the finish line. Make it a reality when you run as a St. Jude Hero to support the lifesaving work at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®.

St. Jude has changed the way the world treats childhood cancer and other deadly diseases. Children from all 50 states and from around the world have come through the doors of St. Jude for treatment, and thousands more around the world have benefited from our research. And no family ever pays St. Jude for anything.

As a St. Jude Hero, you’ll cross the finish line knowing that you truly Run for a Reason. To learn more about becoming a St. Jude Hero, call 602-385-0480, email Nicole.DiSturco@stjude.org, or visit http://www.heroes.stjude.org/

World Vision is a Christian humanitarian organization dedicated to working with children, families, and their communities worldwide to reach their full potential by tackling the causes of poverty and injustice.

Website: WorldVision.org/arizona

Email: mforsber@worldvision.org

Phone: 312 965 3266

Official Charities

American Association for Cancer Research Foundation – AACR Runners for Research
To prevent and cure cancer by providing financial support for scientific research, education, and communication.
Website: aacrfoundation.org
Email: melissa.topakbashian@aacr.org Phone: 215 446 6899

American Diabetes Association – Team Diabetes
To prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes
Website: main.diabetes.org/site/TR?fr_id=8500&pg=entry
Email: ljimenez@diabetes.org Phone: 602861-4731

Best Buddies Arizona – Team Best Buddies
Global volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships, employment, and leadership development for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities
Website: bestbuddiesarizona.org
Email: timothybolen@bestbuddies.org Phone: 6022536301

FHL Ministries – Faith, Hope & Love
Race for education to bring Faith, Hope, Love and a brand new school to the community of Merger, Haiti!
Website: fhl13.org
Email: fhlministries13@gmail.com Phone: 480 321 6091

Phoenix Children’s Hospital Foundation – Miracles in Motion
Miracles in Motion is an endurance training and fundraising program benefiting the children and families of Phoenix Children’s Hospital
Website: pchmiraclesinmotion/
Email: czenner@phoenixchildrens.com Phone: 602 933 2640

TGen’s Dorrance Center for Rare Childhood Disorders – TGen’s Run for Kids
TGen’s Dorrance Center for Rare Childhood Disorders helps find answers and treatments for children battling rare disorders.
Website: c4rcd.org
Email: rnebrich@tgen.org Phone: 602 343 8638

Nephcure Kidney International
NephCure is the only organization committed to support research seeking cause, and cure of Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis and Nephrotic Syndrome.
Website: nephcure.org/
Email: mwilson@nephcure.org Phone: 610 540 0186

The Next Step Foundation – Team Brandon
Team Brandon is the face of The Next Step Foundation. Raise awareness about the life-altering effects of drinking & driving and empower special needs families to participate in exercise/self-love programs.
Website: thenextstepfoundation.org/
Email: cari.fonseca@yahoo.com Phone: 602-619-5558

UNITY is a national network organization promoting personal development, citizenship, and leadership among Native American youth.
Website: www.unityinc.org/
Email: k.davis@unityinc.org Phone: 480-718-9793

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Friday-Saturday, January 15-16, 2016

Health & Fitness Expo presented by Fox10 & My45
Phoenix Convention Center

Saturday, January 16, 2016

Saturday 5k

Sunday, January 17, 2016

Half Marathon
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