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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. 

Recent Races

Fleet Feet Sports Endless Summer 5-Miler

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, or here to register.


TD Bank Beach to Beacon 10K

We're ready for another amazing year at the 2017 TD Beach to Beacon 10K Road Race. We have filled all 25 of our bibs! If you would like to FundRace for the Center and already have a bib, please email Christine Patey at  to learn more!


Reach out to Christine Patey 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 Communications & Development Associate Christine Patey at (207) 775-5216 or email her at 


For more information contact Christine 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, 2017 Sponsors!

Magnolia Fitness