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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. 

Upcoming Races

Portland Sea Dogs Mother's Day 5K

The Portland Sea Dogs Mother's Day 5K is fast approaching on Sunday, May 8, 2016! To learn more about the race and register click here, and to fundraise for the Center click here.

Portland Sea Dogs Father's Day 5K

The Portland Sea Dogs Father's Day 5K is also coming up soon! Sign up to participate in this race by clicking here, and sign up to fundraise to support the Center here.

TD Bank Beach to Beacon 10K

We're ready for another amazing year at the 2016 TD Beach to Beacon 10K Road Race. We have 25 of the coveted 2016 race bibs, for runners who will raise a minimum of $500 in support for the Center!

It's your chance to participate in an outstanding community and athletic event, in a meaningful way. You may also want to run for the Center in memory of a loved one, or to find special inspiration for race training.

  • Free entry into one of Maine's most iconic road races - normally $45.
  • Free fundraising page along with tips and trickets to get you started. You're encouraged to fundraise among friends, family, co-workers, as well as through your extended community network.
  • Free 2016 Center FundRacer running jersey.

We require you to commit to donating and/or raising $500 or more for the Center by August 1, 2016. Please email Erica Swan at  to ask about FundRacing in Beach to Beacon!


Reach out to Erica Swan 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 Associate Erica Swan at (207) 775-5216 or email her at 


For more information contact Erica 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, 2016 Sponsors!