On November 20, 2014, BC Running of the Treasure Coast and Fleet Feet of Stuart will be hosting a “Marathon of the Treasure Coast Charity Recognition and Presentation” ceremony. Race Director, Frank Fender will be awarding seven local charities with donations earned from the success of the 2014 Marathon that took place in March. Fender will also be announcing the 14 new charities chosen to benefit from the 2015 Marathon.

The local charities being honored are Florida Oceanographic Society, Hibiscus Children’s Shelter, Care Net, Achilles International, Bart’s Blue Star Foundation(Lt. Robert B. Fletcher Memorial Foundation), Team World Vision, and Torrey Pines Institute for Molecular Studies.

This event is being held in conjunction with Fleet Feet’s November Thanksgiving Fun Run. The public is welcome to attend this free, family friendly event. In addition to participating in the philanthropy recognition ceremony, participants may also run, walk, or just socialize and enjoy the festivities. The marathon charity recognition presentation begins at 6:30 and the fun run will immediately follow. Drinks and refreshments will be served. Fleet Feet is located at 2440 NW Federal Highway in Stuart.”