On the 14th and 15th of January members of the Mammoet Running Team participated in the Chevron Houston Marathon, Aramco Half Marathon and ABB 5K in Houston, Texas.
This is Mammoet’s 2nd year participating in the Run for a Reason program, this year partnering with the Cade R. Alpard Foundation for Pediatric Liver Disease. Team members raised over $10,000.00 to benefit the Cade R. Alpard Foundation, surpassing their goal of $8,000.00. Cade’s Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization established in 2003 by Scott and Jennifer Alpard for the purpose of supporting and funding the various programs that will make a difference in the lives of children with liver disease. Cade’s Foundation focuses its activities in the following areas:
- Funding and supporting research directed at identifying the cause of, a cure for, and means to prevent pediatric liver disease.
- Being the vital link for patients and their families to information and education programs.
- Heightening awareness to the nature of these diseases and the efforts of Cade’s Foundation in order to stimulate volunteerism, scientific and health care community activism, and public support essential to the fight against pediatric liver disease.