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Empowering Epilepsy – Cleveland Marathon 2017 on Crowdrise

Help Change the Conversation about epilepsy by joining Empowering Epilepsy’s Rite Aid Marathon Team!

Do you enjoy running or want to try a 5K for the first time? No matter what your experience, there is something for you.

Join Empowering Epilepsy’s Team in the 2017 Rite Aid Cleveland Marathon May 20 – 21, 2017 to show people with epilepsy what they can do to empower their lives!  Our mission is to promote understanding and awareness about epilepsy while creating fun and engaging events and activities in which anyone can participate!

Run, walk, or volunteer to represent Empowering Epilepsy’s team by choosing the Empowering Epilepsy Team when registering for the Rite Aid Cleveland Marathon.

Participate in the full marathon, half marathon, 10K, 8K, 5K and Kids’ Run. All events feature a walking division. Online registration, rates and further information are available at clevelandmarathon.com. Just choose Empowering Epilepsy as your team after you register.

Or, you can click here to download the Rite Aid Cleveland Marathon Registration Form to register by mail

For the first year ever, we are participating as a Gold Charity Sponsor in this Marathon and are required to fundraise a total of $15,000. To do this, we need your help!  We are looking for 40 runners and 20 volunteers, and fundraising for Empowering Epilepsy is easy and fun using our simple Crowdrise page.

You can find it here:  https://www.crowdrise.com/empowering-epilepsy-cleveland-marathon-2017

Ask your friends and family to support your run to help change the conversation about epilepsy! Any size donation is welcome!

Want to mail in a donation? Mail it to: Empowering Epilepsy c/o Leigh Goldie – 32342 Springside Lane Solon, Ohio 44139

Participation Perks include:

  • 10% off your Cleveland Marathon Registration Fee using the code: EECHARITY10
  • Commemorative Key Chain for the 40th Anniversary of the Cleveland Marathon
  • Crowd Support including musical performers throughout the race route.
  • New Course Routes
  • Finisher Medal
  • Cleveland Marathon Participant T-Shirt
  • Live Runner Tracking for your friends and family cheering you on.
  • Age Group Awards
  • Finisher Towel
  • 26.3 Mile Rock Party in Charity Village to celebrate your accomplishment after the race!

For more information contact Leigh Goldie at leigh@empoweringepilepsy.org or 440-248-6158.

Simply go to the page below and click the big FUNDRAISE FOR THIS CAMPAIGN button, and you’ll instantly have your own fundraising page as a part of our team.


Email Leigh Goldie at Leigh@empoweringepilepsy.org or call 440-248-6158 with any questions. Thank you for supporting Empowering Epilepsy!!