July 28 – GM Foundation, Chevrolet and Travis Manion Foundation Announcement
July 26, 2011 2:21 pm ET
On the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks this year, the Heroes Run will bring communities together in 25 U.S. cities to honor military, police, firefighters and first responders who have given their lives to protect and save others. Proceeds from the 5K races will go to the families of fallen heroes.
Founded in 2007 by the Manion family after U.S. Marine 1st Lt. Travis Manion was killed by enemy fire in Fallujah, Iraq, the foundation assists wounded veterans and their families.
Who: General Motors Foundation & Travis Manion Foundation
What: Donation announcement to Travis Manion Foundation
Where: Intrepid Museum
Pier 86, W 46th St. and 12th Ave.
New York, NY
When: Thursday, July 18; 9:30am–10:00am