Family fun runs, walks, bike rides a.k.a. Cause Events for Families in CT September are a great way to show your community support while helping children in need – physically, socially, and financially! Participating in a fundraiser together is a meaningful family activity, and exercising together is important fun to make time for! So combining these two creates a terrific opportunity for your kids and family to make a difference in others’ lives as well as your own.
Mari’s Miles of Smiles 6th annual 10K race at Norton School in Cheshire, CT adds a 5K, and Kids Run along with a Family Fun Festival.
Ryan’s Superhero 5K Run/Walk in Oxford benefits the Hole in the Wall Gang Camp.
CT Women of Hope Ann Miller 5K Run or 1M Walk to “support women diagnosed with ovarian cancer, to educate, advocate and raise awareness.”
Motorcycle Ride for Justice to benefit the Petit Family Foundation starts at St. Paul High School in Bristol, traveling scenic fall roadways. Morning registration at event available.
The family fun runs in CT season is in full swing! The Hartford Marathon Foundation is the organization to start with – they will lead you at many CT running events that are right for your family! Another “go to” site for Family Fun Runs is runningintheusa.com linking directly to list of family fun runs in CT; or jbsports.com a New England race management organizer.
Read more about ways to get your family involved with charitable fundraisers on our “Give to Others” blog.