Let Me Run

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Year Founded:
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Paul Martino
Main Address:
4400 Park Rd
Suite 300
Charlotte, NC 28209

What We Do

Let Me Run is a nonprofit wellness program that inspires boys to be themselves, be active, and belong. With a comprehensive curriculum that applies the power of running, the program encourages boys to develop their psychological, emotional and social health, in addition to their physical health. Twice a week for seven weeks, two trained volunteer coaches lead an elementary or middle school team through practice. Designed to amplify confidence, self-expression, and respect for others, each practice includes a lesson from the Let Me Run curriculum that incorporates running, games and activities. Each fall and spring season culminates in a 5k race festival that celebrates the boys’ personal growth.

Interesting Info

25% of Let Me Run participants receive scholarship funding.
Let Me Run has served more than 17,000 boys nationally.
More than 3,500 volunteers have supported the program.

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Upcoming Events

Let Me Run's 10th Year Celebration April 4, 2019 -
7:30am to 9:00am
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