I Run for Those Who Cannot...
The goal is simple: ensure families in Philadelphia with a loved one fighting cancer never go hungry again.
On March 27th, 2022 I am running the Philadelphia Love Half Marathon, and dedicating every mile to ensuring no cancer patients in Philadelphia, or their families, go hungry or lose their homes. Each week families across Philadelphia with a loved one fighting cancer go hungry, and without the Emergency Patient Support Network, countless cancer patients in Philadelphia will continue facing hunger. Legacy of Hope created the Emergency Patient Support Network in partnership with Philadelphia hospitals to quickly identify financially disadvantaged Philadelphia cancer patients, and provide emergency support; preventing hunger and homelessness.
I promise to train and race hard, but I need your support. If you are able to, please support me as I train and run in this race. Every dollar helps.
Spread the word: Philadelphia cancer patients and their families do not go hungry!
Legacy of Hope, like most other organizations, has been impacted by the current events, economic downturn, and event cancellations, yet Legacy of Hope refuses to scale back its emergency patient support operations because a resulting loss of life will never be an option.
Over the next few months, we will train, have fun doing what we love, bring our city together, and make some incredible memories along the way. In doing so we’ve been given an awesome opportunity to ensure no family in Philadelphia goes hungry because a loved one is fighting cancer, creating a legacy which will outlive all of us. Our goal for the Love Run 2022 (Philly Runs Free campaign) is $250,000. This will ensure that no family living in Philadelphia goes hungry or loses their home because a loved one has cancer. No elderly parent, or spouse, or child, or cancer patient will have to wonder where their next meal will come from, or will they will live.
|Lindsey Janoff||03/26/2022||$31.20||So proud of you, my rockstar friend!!!||Lynn Roseman||03/24/2022||$104.37||go Em Go!! you are such an inspiration. We can't wait to celebrate with all of you xoxo||Dani Cohen||03/24/2022||$51.80||GO EM!!!!!!||Rachel Wint||03/21/2022||$51.80||You are gonna crush this run Emily!!!!! We are so proud of you!!!! Love rara and eu eu and Ollie||Danielle Ruffini||03/18/2022||$104.37||Go em! So proud of you! Love Danielle and Daniel||Marcy Isdaner||03/11/2022||$104.37||COuldn't think of a better cause to donate to. Love your drive and passion to always help others. xo||Stacey Shapiro||03/08/2022||$20.91||I love you - so proud of you, Em! <3||Anonymous Friend||03/06/2022||$51.80||Proud of you little girl! You’re my hero||Carol Bell||03/04/2022||$51.80||Go Em!! xo, Carol & Ted||Elizabeth Goldenberg||03/03/2022||$26.06||Donna and Udy Nahum||03/03/2022||$103.30||What a great cause!! We are very proud of you Em! Xo Donna and Udy||Michele Levine||02/28/2022||$51.80||Go Emmy go!!!! Xoxo||Sydney & Josh Tabaac||02/26/2022||$31.20||YOU ARE AMAZING!||Danielle Dietzek||02/26/2022||$51.80||Go honeygirl go!!!! Excited to be contributing to such an amazing cause, especially now learning that your company will match it! So awesome. Run your heart out. Proud of you <3 Love baby danielle||Alayne Berkowitz||02/25/2022||$26.33||wonderful cause wonderful girl!||Amanda Morgan||02/25/2022||$20.91||Love you!! So proud !! Xoxox||Stephanie Hogan||02/25/2022||$52.34||Go WikiEm! Proud of you lil mama ❤️||Amanda Escobar||02/25/2022||$31.20||Philly races are always better with you in them! Good luck, run fast, beat cancer! xoxo||Shelby Specter||02/25/2022||$37.38||You go girl!!!||Perri/Ben Jacobs/Gerstein||02/25/2022||$37.77||go em!!||Jessica Gerstein||02/25/2022||$20.91||SO amazing!!!! run em run! ❤️||Robert and Betsy Schwartz||02/24/2022||$104.37||Lauren and Alex Grass||02/24/2022||$51.80||Go em go!||Anonymous Friend||02/24/2022||$37.38||RUN EM RUN!||Melissa Ferber||02/24/2022||$104.37||Go Em go!!!!! So proud of you!||Ken Schwartz||02/24/2022||$200.00||Great cause!||Kathryn Davis||02/24/2022||$31.53||Go Em! So proud of you||Casey & Dan Hochbaum||02/24/2022||$50.00||We love you and we're so proud of you!!!!!!!!||Randi Gerstein||02/24/2022||$104.37||Hope and Keith Morgan and Family||02/24/2022||$103.30||GOOD LUCK EM!! WE LOVE YOU!! Hope, Keith, Amanda and Rebecca Xoxoxoxo|