Why do we ask for donations?
We are seeking sponsors/donations to help offset the cost of event expenses and to assist in providing support, hope and healing to those who grieve the death of a loved one regardless of relationship or circumstance. Although we try to get as many services and provisions donated as we can there are some things such as hotel accommodations for the Core Run Team and Gold Star Family members, event T-shirts for the runners, escorts, and Gold Star Families, and nutrition supplies etc. that we may have to purchase.
When we started back in 2009 it was a two day Run - in 2011 we had to extend to three days and in 2015 we had to extend again to four days!
This means that our necessary expenses to enable the Run continue to increase dramatically - in 2022 for example:
Your donation, of any amount, makes a difference. Click below and donate today! If you would prefer to donate via check make checks payable to New Jersey Run for the Fallen, PO Box 51, Gibbstown, NJ 08027.