Samaritans 5k Run for Suicide Prevention
This is a USA Track and Field sanctioned 5 kilometer (3.1 miles) run along the Charles River, based at DCR's Artesani Park, 1225 Soldier's Field Road, Brighton for runners, joggers and walkers of all ages. Families and teams welcome. Teams and individuals participating in memory of loved ones lost to suicide are highlighted during the event.
More than 2,500 participants will raise $400,000 for Samaritans, a nonprofit agency dedicated to reducing the risk of suicide. All proceeds help fund Samaritans' life saving services, including our 24/7 text & phone Helpline. All proceeds help fund Samaritans' life saving services, including our 24/7 Helplines, Community Education and Outreach, and Grief Support Services for those who have lost a loved one to suicide.