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Charitable Walks/Runs

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Boston College's Charitable walk campaign marches on this year as we continue to incorporate BC's mission of being "men and women for others" into our HEALTHY YOU program.

Join fellow BC employees in a walk for one of the following great causes! To join a team, please contact a Team Leader listed below. They will assist you with the registration process.  All participants will receive a complimentary BC t-shirt. T-shirts will be distributed by Team Leaders on the day of the walk. Please note that any registration fees and/or fundraising requirements are to be incurred by participants.

We are still looking for Team Leaders for a few of the walks. If you are interested in being the Team Leader, please contact Cindy Rodriguez at Team Leaders function as the point person for their walk, under the team name "Boston College HEALTHY YOU team.” In addition to receiving a complimentary BC t-shirt, Team Leaders will also receive a BC baseball cap.

While steps will only be counted towards the WAC competition from charitable walks that fall between Oct-Nov and Apr-May, all participants receive the benefit of getting exercise and walking for a good cause!


Upcoming Charitable Walks

Employees are encouraged to participate and invited to volunteer to lead a BC team in local charitable walks. To volunteer as a team leader contact Healthy You at 617-552-3336 and we will supply your team with BC t-shirts. Please note that any registration fees and/or fundraising requirements will be paid by participants.

Check back often on the Healthy You website for updates. Also, please call us if you know of a charitable walk that we don't have listed!


Spring & Summer Semesters (subject to change)

BC Race to Educate
Saturday, April 2018 (date TBA) | Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA

Project Bread’s Walk for Hunger & 5K Run 
Sunday, May 6, 2018 | Boston Common, Boston, MA

El Pélon Reservoir 5K
Sunday, June 10, 2018 | Chestnut Hill Reservoir, Chestnut Hill, MA

Faculty and Staff Fun Run/Walk
Friday, June 15, 2018 Boston College FlynnRecreation Plex
Faculty and Staff Run/Walk

AIDS Walk and Run Boston
Sunday, June 2018 (date TBA) | Hatch Memorial Shell, Boston, MA


Fall Semester

Boston Heart Walk
Saturday, September 8, 2018 | (Location TBA)

Boston College Nurses Run for Haiti 5K Across BC Campus
Sunday, September 2018 (Date TBA) | Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA

Brian Honan 5K Run/Walk Road Race
Sunday, September 2018 (Date TBA) | Allston/Brighton, MA
To join the BC team contact Stephen Montgomery.
BC Employees should use promo code "BC" to waive the registration fee.

Making Strides of Boston
Sunday, October 2018 (Date TBA) | DCR Hatch Shell, Boston, MA

Welles Remy Crowther Red Bandanna 5K
Saturday, October 2018 (Date TBA) | Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA

Boston Walk to Defeat ALS
Saturday, October 2018 (Date TBA) | Carson Beach, South Boston, MA

Camp Harbor View's Citython 5K
Saturday, November 2018 (Date TBA) | Boston Common, Boston, MA
Boston College employees can receive a Friends and Family discount on the registration fee by using the following code: CHVFRIEND2017. View the flyer for more information.




If you would like to recommend a preferred charitable walk that you do not see on this list, please email all details of the walk to Cindy Rodriguez at for consideration.