EVENTS AND FUNDRAISING
The Glen Doherty Memorial Foundation is committed to preserving Glen's memory and helping others through celebratory fundraising events.
East Cambridge Freedom Run & Glen Doherty Cup - .75 Mile Kayak & 5K: Sunday June 1st 2014
**REGISTRATION COMING SOON!**
Freedom Run is a patriotic summer "kick off" race through East Cambridge that's hosted by the East Cambridge Business Association (ECBA) and sponsored by the Cambridgeside Galleria. Registration includes a C5K race shirt + post-race party in Canal Park that features local beer & food, great music and an epic patriotic costume contest & dance off!
GLEN DOHERTY CUP - To honor Glen, we created the 'Glen Doherty Cup' to recognize the top athlete at Freedom Run! This competition includes a .75 mile kayak sprint before the start of Freedom Run. The participant with the fastest combined time (kayak + Freedom Run 5k) will be awarded the Cup
GDMF Takes Part in COX "Rhode" Race! - 1/2 Marathon & 5K: Sunday May 4th 2014
Join us on October 6th for our first annual Glen Doherty Memorial 5k/10k!
Come run our race in Glen's beautiful hometown of Winchester, MA. Your choice of 5K or 10K - same price, $25! Walkers are welcome to take part in the 5k. Click here for more information and to register. Join us for a post race party @ Winchester Town Hall!
Interested in Volunteering or Sponsoring?
Please contact us today:
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Mountain Strength CROSS FIT - Oct. 5th 2nd Annual Glen Doherty Hometown Throw Down
Join us on October 5th at 9am on Manchester Field in Winchester MA for the second annual "Glen" WOD. A great event to raise money for an amazing cause. All levels are welcome to compete. There will be a scaling division and prizes provided by Reebok. Registration for this event is $25 per athlete with 100% of proceeds going to the Glen Doherty Memorial Foundation.
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Athletic Evolution Crossfit - "Glen" WOD July 10th & 11th 2013.
To remember Glen's Birthday AE Crossfit is performing the "Glen" workout and is open to the public. Metropolitan Linen Services has generously provided "Glen" WOD T's to those who participate. The workout will be based upon ability (Novice - Expert) please contact AE Crossfit for details and questions.
Recommended donation is $20.00
7/10/13- 5.:30, 6:30, 9am, 12, 5:30 and 6:30pm
7/11/13- 6, 7, 9am, 12, 5:30, and 6:30pm
Athletic Evolution Crossfit
Navy SEALs killed in Benghazi to be honored at Mt. Soledad Memorial Day event - Monday, May 27, 2013
Navy SEALs Glen Doherty and Tyrone Woods will be remembered with plaques during this year’s Memorial Day observance, 2 p.m. May 27 at the Mt. Soledad Veterans Memorial, 6905 La Jolla Scenic Drive South.
Doherty, of Encinitas, and Woods, of Imperial Beach, were assigned to security detail in Benghazi, Libya, when they were killed in a terrorist attack that began on Sept. 11, 2012.
Members of their family will be present. The keynote address will be delivered by Navy SEAL Captain Jason Ehret, who was a close friend of Doherty.
For full article click here.
Free parking is available on the Avenue of Flags and cemetery streets. For more information visit here.
ECBA & Glen Doherty Memorial Foundation Freedom Run - Cambridge 5K - Sunday, May 26, 2013
The ECBA Freedom Run is brought to you by the East Cambridge Business Association. The super-fast course begins in Lechmere Square and runs through the heart of East Cambridge! Runners line-up on 1st St. (at the corner of Thorndike). When the race starts, runners proceed straight on 1st St. then right on Binney St., left on Cardinal Medeiros Ave., right on Hampshire St., right on Cambridge St., right on 1st St. and then proceed to the finish line at the corner of 1st St. & Thorndike St.
Click here for more info.
Red Lulu Cocina & Tequila Bar - Salem, MA - May 20th - June 2nd
In honor of Memorial Day and in remembrance of the life of Glen Doherty, Red Lulu will match your generous donation up to $5,000 to the Glen Doherty Foundation when you dine at Red Lulu Cocina & Tequila Bar in Salem, MA, between May 20th through June 2nd.
For full details click here
American Foreign Service Association Memorial Plaque Ceremony. - May, 3, 2013
Glen was one of the eight names added to the wall of honor.
"Erected by members of the American Foreign Service Association in honor of Diplomatic and Consular Officers of the United States who while on active duty lost their lives under heroic or tragic circumstances."
Secretary of State - John Kerry Remarks and Video: http://www.state.gov/secretary/remarks/2013/05/208917.htm
Team GDMF Runs the Boston Marathon!
GDMF First Fundraiser Kick Off Event! - Barlow's Restaurant - Saturday, November 24th 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Please join us for a festive evening in The Seaport to kick off the GMDF first annual holiday fundraiser. $20 Cover all proceeds go to the foundation. Appetizers will be served. Silent Auction.
Hosted By: The Glen Doherty Memorial Foundation and the Superior Dining Group
PARKING in adjacent lot: $3 w/ Validation
November 16th - 18th Winchester Soccer Club Annual Veteran's Day Tournament
11th ANNUAL VETERANS DAY TOURNAMENT
LOCATION: 80 Skillings Road - Winchester, MA
WSC dedicates this year's Veterans Day Tournament to Winchester native (and WSC soccer payer), hero and patriot -- Glen Doherty. During our closing ceremony on Sunday, 11/18, the WSC will present a donation to the Doherty family to support the Glen Doherty Memorial Fund.
SPONSORED BY THE WINCHESTER SOCCER CLUB - Click here for more info.
Monday, November 19th - Glen Doherty Celebration of Life Event Hosted By Lucia's Ristorante
Please join the owner's of Lucia Ristorante Monday, November 19th from 7pm - 11pm for a silent auction to celebrate the life of fallen hero and Winchester native, Glen Doherty. Complimentary appetizers will be served.
SPONSORED BY LUCIA RISTORANTE - For directions and more information, please click here or contact them directly: 781.729.5015
MA RUN FOR THE FALLEN SEPTEMBER 7, 2013
JOIN US. HONOR THEM.
Location: TBD Massachusetts.
Click here for more info.
Be a Superhero Event! Mountain Strength Cross Fit - Saturday, OCTOBER 27th 10:00am-12:00pm
Come Dressed in your favorite Super Hero Costume and complete a CrossFit Hero WOD!
We will be taking donations (Suggestion $15) for the Glen Doherty Foundation
Friends, Family, and spectators are welcome to join in or just watch the awesomeness.
We will have appropriate scaling for everyone and a 60 min cap on the workout.
Glen Doherty Celebration of Life: October 12- 14, 2012
LOCATION: San Diego, CA
Large gathering of both friends and family to share in the celebration of the life of Glen Doherty. He meant so much to us all and deserves a proper send off. We promise - this is going to be one for the books!
Please contact us for more information if you plan on attending.