Schools: Covered Bridges Half Marathon Donations ‘Fantastic’
The Vermont Standard reported on Thursday December 4 about some area schools that benefited from your race registration money.
By Virginia Dean, Standard Correspondent
A donation of $1,000 has just been sent to 11 elementary schools in the Upper Valley on behalf of the Covered Bridges Half Marathon (CBHM, Inc.) to be used in any manner the schools wish toward the physical education needs of their students.
“Through the generous support of our race participants and sponsors, we are able to present (these funds),” said CBHM, Inc. President Bill Blaiklock. “We are proud to continue to donate funds that support recreational opportunities for children in our service area.” READ MORE
In addition to these "scholarships" mentioned in this article, CBHM, Inc. donates over $40,000 to support youth sports teams and recreation programs. And through a unique partnership with local charities, race particiapnts seek pledges for our charities, raising over $120,000 that benefits the community.