Boston Marathon

Rosie’s Place is proud to be an official member of the 2024 Bank of America Boston Marathon® Official Charity Program!
Meet our amazing friends—Jack, Patrick, Laurel, Bernhard and Michael—who will be running the 128th Boston Marathon presented by Bank of America on April 15th and raising money for our vital programs and services. We hope you will join us in supporting them as they support us!

Jack Hall is CEO of Chapman Construction/Design and lives in Boston. What will make this race special for Jack? “I love being able to not only raise critical funds for Rosie’s Place but also raise awareness of all that Rosie’s Place does for our community’s most vulnerable women.”

Support Jack's
Marathon Challenge

Patrick Kent is a Portfolio Manager at Newton Investment Management Group and has supported Rosie’s Place for many years. He is looking forward to running the marathon for a second time and on our behalf, “I’m inspired by the guests of Rosie’s Place who often overcome tremendous obstacles to make fresh starts.”

Support Patrick's
Marathon Challenge

Laurel Mullen will be running the Boston Marathon for her third consecutive year. A mother of four and a longtime supporter of our community, Laurel says of her connection to our mission, “I love and believe in Rosie's Place. I’m continuously impressed with the incredible number of women Rosie’s Place helps.”

Support Laurel's
Marathon Challenge

Bernhard Nickel has lived in Cambridge for more than two decades. A professor at Harvard University, running the Boston Marathon has long been a personal goal. Says Bernhard, “I’m thrilled to support Rosie’s Place, an organization that does such absolutely crucial work supporting women.”

Support Bernhard's
Marathon Challenge

Michael Payne is a self-employed electrician who recently relocated from Boston to Maine. Driven to run the marathon before turning 50 next year, Michael says, “It will be an honor for both me and my family to further our support of Rosie’s Place in this way."

Support Michael's
Marathon Challenge

We can't wait for our team to cross the finish line on Boylston Street!
To double or triple your impact, ask if your employer will match your gift!
For more information, please contact Olivia Davis Wilson at or 617.318.0211.