Events

March 15, 2014: 5th Annual Running to Remember Josh – Smashes $30K Goal!

The weather was perfect for the Rock N Roll Half Marathon in Washington DC on March 15, 2014 – the venue for JAF’s 5th Annual Running to Remember Josh. Over 30 runners came from 10 states to run and support JAF’s largest fundraiser.  Our goal was $30,000 but due to the generosity of all our […]

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March 15, 2014: RAVE-A-THON fundraiser at Langley HS raises over $13,000!

The students at Langley HS chose JAF to be the recipient of their annual RAVE-A-THON fundraiser held at the school on March 15th, 2014 from 12 midnight to 4am.  Over 400 tickets were sold and the event raised $13,576.84!! THANK YOU to all the kids, parents and donors!! Signage letting kids know that funds were […]

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Feb. 24 2014 – Fundraiser dinner at Elon U. by Danielle Baker raises $700!

This post is an example of how Josh’s life has impacted so many….last month, we received an email from Danielle, one of Josh’s friends since 7th grade, who is now at Elon University.  Impacted by his death 5 years ago, she wanted to do something to raise awareness about mental health and suicide prevention so […]

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Feb 1, 2014 Inaugural NYC Charity Ride – Almost $6,000 Raised!

JAF’s first NYC Charity Ride took place on Saturday, February 1st at Revolve Fitness.  Close to 50 bikers came out for a powerful 45 minute spin class, followed by a raffle including items from DyBar, Birchbox, Essie, Fresh, YummieTummie and Flywheel.   Delicious refreshments were donated by Batter & Cream and Honeydrop. A full spin […]

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4th Annual Running to Remember Josh!

The DC Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon on Saturday, March 16th was the venue for the Fourth Annual Running to Remember Josh.  Over 30 runners and supporters came from all over the country: Washington DC, Colorado, New York City, NY; Boston, MA and Atlanta/Athens, GA.  Thanks to the generosity of over 400 donors, almost $28,000 was […]

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November 2012 Bar Fundraiser – A Success!

Thanks to all who came out to support another successful bar fundraiser for JAF, held on Thursday, November 15th at The Tavern in Great Falls, VA.   We wanted to match what was raised at our first bar fundraiser in March and thanks to generous donations, we exceeded our goal and raised over $9,000! Over 100 people […]

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Peter Classi and Michael Damiano Run The Indy Mini-Marathon

Peter Classi was introduced to the Josh Anderson Foundation from college friend, John O’Reilly, boyfriend of Lauren Anderson.  John had included Peter in the email he sent out to friends and family when he was raising money for the 2012 National Half Marathon in March.  When Peter heard about Josh’s story and what JAF was […]

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Third Annual Running to Remember Josh!

The DC Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon and Marathon on Saturday, March 17th was the venue for the Third Annual Running to Remember Josh.  Seventeen runners and their supporters came from DC, NYC, Boston, Atlanta and the campuses of UVA, Virginia Tech, UNC, William & Mary and Penn State.  Thanks to the generosity of the […]

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Successful night for JAF at the Tavern!

Thank you to everyone who showed up and gave their support to The Josh Anderson Foundation on March 14th 2012 at the Tavern at Great Falls.  The night consisted of drinks being served by guest bartenders of all ages; items such as gym memberships, massages, and dining certificates being raffled off; a live auction; and […]

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