Sunday October 13, 2013
Thank you for your interest in team 'Run for Burma' in the Chicago Marathon!
As a member of the Run for Burma team in the Bank of American Chicago Marathon, you will save lives with each mile you run.
Run for Burma is the charity running team of Burma Humanitarian Mission. We provide medicine and medic training to backpack medics operating throughout the conflict zones of eastern and northern Burma where the Burma army continues to inflict violence on the Karen and other ethnic minorities villagers. The army routinely shells villages, shoot men and boys and rape women. Click here to read more about all of our programs. As a result of the Burma Army’s violence:
Where BHM supported medics operate, deaths from malaria and dysentery are down by 50% while child mortality has been cut in half.
Not only will you be raising money to save lives, but we offer great additional incentives:
To join the Run for Burma team,please email us. Once you join the team, you will receive a personal fundraising page, training tips, fundraising support and more.
If you have any questions, please contact Mike, our team captain, at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 571.216.9885.