Giving Hope Options


Run For The Home


The Home for Little Wanderers is proud to be a part of the 2024 Bank of America Boston Marathon® Official Charity Program and Falmouth Road Race charity community. Both of these iconic races offer an opportunity for The Home to partner with runners looking to help build stable lives and hopeful tomorrows for children across the Northeast.

Accepted applicants to The Home’s Running Team receive an entry to their race, and in return, commit to raising funds to support the mission of The Home.

CLOSED: Boston Marathon – April 15, 2024


Join The Home’s 2024 Running Team to create better, brighter futures for kids!

From birth to age 26, The Home helps children at every age and stage of life, bringing stability, support, and above all, hope, into the lives of those who need us most. As a member of our running team, every mile conquered and dollar raised ensures that children in The Home’s care receive the critical services they need, at home, in schools, in group residences, clinics, and throughout their communities across Massachusetts, New Hampshire and New York.

Ready to race? All members of The Home’s Running Team share a rewarding marathon experience that includes:

  • Guaranteed race entry to the 128th Boston Marathon® presented by Bank of America
  • Complimentary training program
  • Fundraising tools and support provided by The Home’s Community Engagement team
  •  Team meeting and social event
  •  A personalized fundraising platform
  • Branded team apparel, including team singlet
  • Race day amenities

Fees and fundraising requirements for runners looking for a bib:

  • $100 deposit after signing contract (goes toward your fundraising commitment)
  • $10,000 fundraising commitment
  • $375 race entry fee; paid to the BAA


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CLOSED: ASICS Falmouth Road Race – August 20, 2023

Established in 1973, The Falmouth Road Race has become one of New England’s premier running events of the summer. Each year, The Home for Little Wanderers is delighted to offer charity bibs to runners interested in conquering the seven-mile course while fundraising to help create better, brighter futures for kids. Charity runners are expected to raise $850.

This August, The Home’s racing team raised over $10,000 to support the children and families in our care across the Northeast.

Thank you to our 2023 fundraisers!

Michaela Kablik
Laura Kablik
Ashlee McClary
Naomi Thompson, J.D.
Benjamin Isaiah Thompson Hall

Learn more about the Falmouth Road Race here.

Check back soon to meet our 128th Boston Marathon® Running Team!

Chris Cardwell