Achilles International’s Charity Runner Program

MOVE WITH PURPOSE …AND SUPPORT ACHILLES CONNECTICUT IN 2024!

Make your miles count for good and support Achilles Connecticut as a Charity Entrant.
Once accepted, you can earmark your fundraising for our Chapter since you are a member of it!  The funds get transferred to us after the race.

Watch this inspiring video to SEE HOW WE RUN and how you can make an impact.  

 

Here is another way you can help us right here in Connecticut:

Each October, we are an Official Charity of the Eversource Hartford Marathon.  You can join Team Achilles CT to run as yourself and/or guide an athlete in one of the distances.  When you hit your fundraising minimum, we will reimburse your registration fee which you paid.

– 5K – $500 

– Half marathon – $750 

– Marathon – $1,000 

-For the Eversource Hartford Marathon Relay only (team of 4)– $2,000 

 

How do we support YOU? 

– Tech Support to build your fundraising page

-Fundraising incentives for those who hit their targets 

-AH-MAZING Achilles swag to proudly wear during the race

And so much more!

 

FUNDRAISING BEST PRACTICES: 
Donors make secure, online donations to your fundraising page, or by check on your behalf.  Make checks payable to Achilles Connecticut.  Our mailing address for check donations is: 
Achilles Connecticut P.O. Box 2302 Branford, CT 06405

Share, share, share!! Your fundraising platform allows you to share on social media with a single click – but sharing via emails sent to friends,  family, and colleagues often produce the best results.

Check with your employer about matching gifts…each year we receive a few thousand dollars through matching corporate gifts alone! For volunteers, some companies will also reward you as the employee for giving back to the community as a volunteer for a charity, by making a donation in your honor! 

Ask family, friends, and neighbors who own their own businesses. Ask in your local community at places you frequent! 

Thank you for your support! For questions or technical support for EHM please email charity@achillesct.org

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