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Run for the Center

Become a FundRacer

Running and walking events in Maine offer you a way to raise money and awareness for the Center, in tribute to or in memory of a loved one, or simply to support our work. 

Summer Races

We're ready for another amazing year at the 2018 TD Beach to Beacon 10K Road Race on Saturday, Auguest 4th. If you would like to FundRace for the Center in the future, please email Lucy Norvell at  to learn more! 





Fleet Feet Sports Endless Summer 5-Miler

Thank you for another successful year! The Fleet Feet Maine Running Endless Summer 5-Miler starts at Fleet Feet Sports (309 MarginalWay) and features a spectacular race course combining the paved trails of the East End in Portland, the streets of the Bayside community, and the Eastern Promenade. The course includes majestic views of Casco Bay at sunset. All proceeds from the race are donated to the Center for Grieving Children. Please click here for more information.


Reach out to Lucy Norvell by calling the Center at 207.775.5216 or emailing her at  


If you are participating in an upcoming running or walking event and would like to raise money and awareness about our services please click here to get your own personal fundraising page.

Once registered we will send you helpful tips and tricks to help get you started.  Thank you for spreading our mission at your favorite event!

Want to become a FundRacer Sponsor?

For more information, contact Development Manager, Lucy Norvell, at (207) 775-5216 or email her at 




Become a Center FundRacer and receive

  • Numerous emotional and physical health benefits
  • Training tips and team-building activities the Center provides
  • Personal Fundraising Page, monthly tips and a CGC runner's jersey
  • An easy way of introducing people to the Center's important work
  • The Satisfaction of sweating for a goal that's personally significant

More and more people are helping the Center this way, and it's a great way to do it!

Thank you, Sponsors!


Eldredge Lumber & Hardware, Inc.   

Rose Foods