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Brittany - transforming lives one mile at a time

Brittany Readel

Thank you for visiting my fundraising page for Back on My Feet! I will be taking on the legendary Boston Marathon on April 20, 2020.

Over the next few months, I will be vigorously training through the winter in Boston, while simultaneously raising funds for Back on My Feet (BoMF): an organization that combats homelessness through the power of running, community support and essential employment and housing resources. This cause is very dear to me. I’ve seen what it can do for people firsthand, and I'll appreciate all the support I can get!

I've been living in Boston now for many years, and it still does not cease to shock me to see the number of homeless people out on the streets, even in the middle of the frigid winter. It's truly heartbreaking, and I can give them spare change or my food that I may not have finished, but I still wish I could help more. Through your donations to my fundraiser for Back on My Feet, together WE CAN help more! To give you an idea of the impact your donation could have:

$1,000 can provide a security deposit for an apartment.
$500 helps someone gain a certification for employment.
$250 can provide a bed in a new home, offering rest after a long day’s work.

I hope you will consider a donation to support me and this incredible organization as I train to take on 26.2 miles against homelessness. Thank you again for visiting my page.

Brittany Readel


Week 6 of training: ✅! 10 miles with some of it on the course. Hit all the Newton hills. Was certainly cold out there!


10 Miles! Long Training Run #3: CHECK. Last long run of 2019! We passed the $3K mark! Can we get to $3,500 by the end of the year?!


7 frosty miles today! Long run #2: ✅


Long Training Run #1: ✅! Help me put a lot of meaning behind these miles by donating to BoMF!


raised of $7,500 goal


Recent Donations

1. Jean Louis
Praying for you and this great cause! Blessings! #UNMD
2. Louise Mason
You are an inspiration! Go Brittany 😀
3. PWC
via Caitlyn Schultz
4. Suzie Noronha
Hey Brittany, I'm happy to give you my personal support in this challenging season of waiting out 'the storm'. This too shall pass. Enjoy preparing to run the race when it happens!
5. Heather Curran
Happy Birthday!!!
6. Jerry C
Good luck!!