Local nonprofits or runners who wish to enter the Town of Wellesley 2022 must apply for the Boston Marathon by Thursday, December 23, 2021. The marathon returns April 18, 2022.
The Town of Wellesley has a limited number of advocacy entries for distribution to nonprofit organizations and the War Memorial Scholarship Fund. The minimum fundraiser for these entries is $5,000, although individual charities may require contestants to raise more than this amount.
To be considered for acceptance of an invitation, nonprofits must complete the Town of Wellesley 2022 Marathon Charity Application located on the Town website.
Individual contestants seeking promotional entry must complete an individual Town of Wellesley 2022 Marathon application, and indicate their interest in operating and raising funds for the War Memorial Scholarship Fund.
Completed applications may be returned via email to Stephanie Hawkinson, delivered to the secure loading box in front of Town Hall, or returned to the Select Board Office (3rd Floor, Town Hall).
Applications must be received by Thursday, December 23 before noon to be eligible for consideration.
At its regular meeting on January 3, 2022, the Select Board will determine which organizations and runners will receive invitation entries for the 2022 race.
Please email specific questions to Stephanie Hawkinson at [email protected]
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