Team Melissa raises $10,000 for the Hoyt Foundation!

MassVeteran.com joined with Melissa Lonergan, a Soldier in the US Army Reserves and consistent participant in Easterseals Massachusetts’ Military & Veteran peer activities, to raise $10,000 in 100 days in support of the Hoyt Foundation as part of her journey to the 125th Boston Marathon.

Fundraising Goal Met!

More than 100 individuals made donations ranging from $4 and $500.  When combined, Team Melissa raised over $11,000!  It was truly a team effort.  Watch the special thank you video below!

Marathon Goal Met

As a first time runner, Melissa set a goal of completing the Boston Marathon in under six hours.  She completed the 125th Boston Marathon in 5:43:56.



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I've been uploading a photo album to I've been uploading a photo album to Veterans Count Massachusetts, a that contains many images of Melissa's Road to the Marathon. If you'd like to submit some photos for the album, feel free to send them to acostello@eastersealsma.org . Some will find a long-term home on MassVeteran.com. Thanks for everything Team Melissa!! ... See MoreSee Less

More to follow, but she did it!! Thanks to everyone for all of your support over the past several months! It's very appreciated!Melissa did it!!!!! Thanks to everyone for all of your support over the past several months with It's very much appreciated! There is still time to donate directly; massveteran.com/team-melissa - all donations will go directly to community programing for local Veterans in MA. Melissa, a Veteran, epitomizes what Team Live (massveteran.com/get-involved) stands for! ... See MoreSee Less

More to follow, but she did it!!  Thanks to everyone for all of your support over the past several months!  Its very appreciated!

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Congratulations Melissa!!!!

Woohoo! Friggin amazing!

Awesome!!!

Amazing

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