Free Training Seminar Rescheduled

The UPMC Sports Medicine Free Marathon Training Seminar has been rescheduled for Saturday, January 27 at 10 AM. Click here for more details and to RSVP.

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Run for a Reason

Run for a Reason: Carrie and Steffany's Story

by Jordan Olander
Steffany knew she could always count on Carrie to be there for her, so she didn't hesitate to return the favor when Carrie had to have open heart surgery in 2016. Steffany decided to run for Team Children's this year to honor her best running friend. Read more

Run for a Reason: Communication Tips and Tricks

by Jordan Olander
To be successful in your fundraising journey, it essential to utilize all of your communication channels. Social media, emails and handwritten letters will help you to build relationships and keep donors up to date with your fundraising progress. Read more

Run For A Reason: Four-Step Fundraising Method

by Jordan Olander
Are you already registered as a charity runner and need some help fundraising? Or are you interested in becoming a charity runner but hesitant because you don’t know how to fundraise? Fundraising is not as overwhelming as you may think. Read more

Run for a Reason: Melinda's Story

by Jordan Olander
Melinda and her sister initially decided to run the UPMC Health Plan Pittsburgh Half-Marathon as a bonding experience. While signing up, however, Melinda saw that she could Run for 412 Food Rescue and jumped at the opportunity to do something she loved for an organization she loves. Read more

Run For A Reason: Seasonal Fundraising Ideas

by Jordan Olander
Looking for fresh ideas to help you with fundraising for the Run For A Reason Charity Program presented by Bank of America? Fundraising does not have to involve just asking family and friends for donations. There are a lot of easy and enjoyable ways to raise money for your cause. Read more

Register for the Marathon

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Interested in joining in on the fun? Register for the Pittsburgh Marathon today!