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Runners Raising Funds

This page features CMS members that are currently raising funds for charity. Thank you to these runners for all that they are doing to support some wonderful organizations, and thank you for taking the time to visit this page and consider donating to their efforts.



Bob Dio
Falmouth Road Race, August 20, 2017
Bob is running Falmouth this year to raise funds for the Genesis Club, which assists individuals with a mental illness to attain employment, housing, wellness, and friendships in the Worcester area.
Donation Link: Please visit Bob's Fundraising Page and support the Genesis Club.

Melissa Dekker
Marine Corps Marathon, October 22, 2017
After both of her young sons were diagnosed with autism at the age of 3, Melissa became a fierce advocate for autism acceptance and research. She hopes that the money she raises will help other families dealing with an autism diagnosis access services, as well as fund important research.
Donation Link: Please visit Melissa's Fundraising Page to donate to the Organization for Autism Research and learn more about her passion for this cause.

Beth Caruso
Marine Corps Marathon, October 22, 2017
Beth is running the Marine Corps Marathon with her running partner and friend, Melissa Dekker. She is also raising funds for the Organization for Autism Research, in honor of the many children in her life who have been diagnosed as being on the Autism spectrum.
Donation Link: Please visit Beth's Fundraising Page to donate to the Organization for Autism Research.

David Lamontagne
Marine Corps Marathon, October 22, 2017
David has committed to raising funds & awareness for Homes For Our Troops, an organization that builds and donates specially adapted custom homes nationwide for severely injured post-9/11 Veterans, to enable them to rebuild their lives.
Donation Link: Please visit David's Fundraising Page to donate to the Homes for Our Troops, which has a Four Star Rating from Charity Navigator.




Please e-mail our webmaster if you are a CMS member and would like your fundraising efforts to be posted on this page. Include your name, the name of the race/event you are committed to running, the name of the (reputable) charity, and a link to your fundraising page. A short statement about your efforts and contact information are encouraged but not required. Pending approval, your link will be posted as soon as possible, and will remain until after race day.