JULY 2014

John Tanner Memorial 5 K Run/Walk 

Date: Sunday October 19, 2014

Time: 11AM

Location: Wayland Town Hall: 41 Cochituate Road, Wayland, MA 01778

SPONSORSHIP : Click on button on the left that says: MAKE DONATION/GOLF SIGN UP- click on EVENTS- this will bring you to the golf sponsorship page.

To SIGN UP: Click on this link https://www.racewire.com/event.php?id=2353

On Sunday October 19, 2014 the Our Promise to Nicholas Foundation (OPTN) will host the second annual John Tanner Memorial 5K Run. The race will start at 11am behind the Wayland Town Hall on Pelham Island Road heading west 2.5k and then return east on Pelham Island 2.5k to finish behind the Wayland Town Hall.  All proceeds will go to support Batten disease research.

Directions/Parking: 41 Cochituate Road, Wayland MA 01778 ; Link to parking behind the Wayland Town building  https://www.wayland.ma.us/Pages/WaylandMA_WebDocs/directions

For: RACE SIGNUP go to: WWW.RACEWIRE.COM;   For Sponsor Sign-up Click on the button TO MAKE A DONATION to the left! Then click on EVENTS

John Tanner was a longtime friend and employee at Russell’s Garden Center in Wayland, MA, who unexpectedly passed away while running the NYC half marathon this past spring. John was an exceptional athlete and competitive runner who devoted all of his races over the past 5 years to raising awareness about Nicholas and Batten disease. He was a wonderful person with amazing kindness and devotion to help others.  We are blessed that he chose to help Nicholas.  

Contact: Amy @ Amybnoyes@gmail.com

Our Promise to Nicholas Foundation has worked hard during the past 6 years to directly fund worthy research initiatives and we organized our second international scientific conference in partnership with the National Institutes of Health and other Batten disease foundations. We have also just launched our sister organization called Batten Research Alliance with the web site below.

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Our Promise to Nicholas
PO Box 10106
Bedford, NH 03110

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