This year the annual BigEd.org 5K race/walk will be held on Saturday November 17th. The location will remain on Deer Island. Registration form below.
Date: Saturday, November 17, 2012
Location: Deer Island/Boston Harbor – Winthrop, MA
Start: 11:00 A.M.
Check-In: 9:30 A.M. – 10:30 A.M.
Entry Fee: $25.00 – Includes t-shirt and entry into raffle for a Garmin Heart Rate Monitor, Hydration Belt, gifts cards, Winthrop area certificates, and more…
Raffles called at 12:15 – Your race # is your raffle ticket so you must be present to win.
Registration Form: To register via postal service, please print registration form, attach payment and send to BigEd.org at 183 State St. Suite 3, Boston, MA 02109.
To view and print Registration form, please click here.
Online Registration: To register online, please click “Donate” button below and make sure to add your correct name, email address, age, and address. Thank you.
Directions to Deer Island: Please See Attached (190 Tafts Ave, Winthrop)
Parking will be parallel on the access road into the facility, clearly marked with orange cones.
Course Description: 3 miles of paved walkways, with dramatic views of the Boston skyline, Harbor Islands, and a pair of wind turbines at the state of the art waste water treatment plant operated by MWRA. Arrive early and take advantage of the spectacular sites and historic information
All Proceeds to benefit BigEd.org’s mission to help alleviate a small portion of the financial stress and anxiety of cancer patients and their families, by providing them with assistance with their daily living expenses while being treated for this terrible disease. BigEd.org was founded in memory and honor of Eddie (Big Ed) Hall a Winthrop resident, who lost his battle with cancer at the age of 34.
Photos will be posted on our site – BigEd.org, to view and purchase after the event through Beacon Photography of Winthrop. Past photos can be seen on the photo page.
THANK YOU TO EVERYONE WHO HAS TAKEN PART IN OUR PAST EVENTS!
PLEASE VISIT OUR PHOTO’S TAB TO SEE ALL THE PICTURES FROM OUR PAST EVENTS.
2012 Golf Outing
Our 4th Annual BigEd.org Golf Tournament held at the Sandy Burr Country Club in Wayland, MA was a great success again!
2011 5K Run-Walk
The third annual BigEd.org 5K Mile Run-Walk held on November 5th, 2011 at Deer Island in Winthrop, MA, was another success with over a hundred participants. Thank you to all the racers, volunteers, sponsors, and organizers. This was a wonderful event.
Harbor Booze Cruise
This fundraising event took place aboard the Majesty Vessel, starting at the Aquarium Docks and cruising throughout Boston harbor. There was a live band, lots of dancing, cash bar and many raffle prizes.
Bike Across Maine
Bill Hall, Dave Henderson, Dave Pickering, Tanya Pickering, John Dondero, and Allen Hepler will be bicycling approximately 285 miles across Maine to raise awareness and funds for BigEd.org.
The trip will be over three days and start in Gilead, Maine at the NH boarder and end three days later in Lubec, Maine at the Canadian border. Dave Pickering’s father will provide the support vehicle for the trip.
2011 Golf Outing
Our 3rd Annual BigEd.org Golf Tournament held at the Sandy Burr Country Club in Wayland, MA was a great success again!
Texas Hold’em Tournament
March 5th, 2011
The Dockside Restaurant & Bar in Wakefield, MA
$50 per person
1st, 2nd, and 3rd place prizes
Our first annual Booze cruise fundraising event!
We cruised the Boston harbor listening to the sounds of a steel drum band aboard the Frederick L. Nolan, Jr. Vessel. A great time was had by all. We are all looking forward to next year.
2010 Golf Outing
Our second Annual BigEd.org Golf Tournament held at the Sandy Burr Country Club in Wayland, MA was a great success again!
- 3 MILE WALK/RUN
The First Annual BigEd.org 3 Mile Run-Walk held on November 7th, 2009 at Deer Island in Winthrop, MA, was a big success with over a hundred participants. Thank you to all the racers, volunteers, sponsors, and organizers. This was a wonderful event.
- ELLEN’S MONT BLANC ASCENT
Ellen Hall, Eddie’s sister, climbed Europe’s tallest mountain to raise funds for BigEd.org. A truly amazing feat in Eddie’s honor.
- RED SOX’S TICKET’S – RAFFLE
Congratulations Colleen Hayden from Kensington, NH!
- 2009 GOLF TOURNAMENT
The First Annual BigEd.org Golf Tournament held at the Sandy Burr Country Club in Wayland, MA was a great success. It was a sellout tournament, with numerous sponsors, lots of prizes and great food for all. It generated a lot of money, which in turn allowed BigEd.org to help dozens of cancer patients and their families.
Boston Harbor Booze Cruise
August 24, 2012
Come join BigEd.org on our Harbor Booze Cruise Fundraising Event! We will be cruising the Boston harbor dancing to the beat of a live band aboard the Majesty Vessel. We can accommodate 250 people, so invite your friends and family for a fun time.
8:00pm – 11:00pm
Tickets – $30.00 in advance / $35.00 at the door
We will be sailing out of the Boston Harbor:
One Long Wharf, Boston, MA 02109
HOW TO ORDER YOUR TICKETS:
You can pay online through our “donate” page or mail a check to our office. Your tickets will be mailed to you once we receive your payment.