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Shore Run/Walk’s fundraising success

Participants raised more than $150,000 this year for the Center; $2.4 million in 34-year history

June 27, 2011
Shore Run start

Photo by Team Photogenic

Participants of all ages turned out in force to run, walk and raise funds for the Hutchinson Center at the 34th annual Shore Run/Walk Sunday, June 12.

 

 

 

Here is a look at the numbers behind the event’s big success.

Courtesy Asgari Photography

Shore Run/Walk by the numbers
$150,000
Funds raised this year for immunotherapy research; matching gifts are still coming
 2,870
 Participants (an increase of 25 percent from last year)
 101
 Teams participated—the largest team, Zillow, had 132 members
 $10,015
Raised by the 62 members of the top fundraising team, the Love Your Shade Foundation
 $5,425
 Funds raised by the top individual participant
 $2.4 million
 Funds raised during the event’s 34-year history
Runner Shirley Zhang

Runner Shirley Zhang crosses the finish line.

Photo by Team Photogenic

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