ING is expanding its efforts to help fight childhood obesity and introduce kids to the benefits of running, a habit of physical fitness and healthy lifestyle choices through the ING Run For Something Better
School Awards Program in partnership with the National Association for Sport and Physical Education (NASPE).
According to the promoters, $1 from each ticket sold on the tour will be donated to ING Run for Something Better
, a school-based program to reduce childhood obesity through running, physical fitness and healthy lifestyle programs.
A dollar from every ticket sold will be donated to ING Run for Something Better
, a kids' health and fitness scheme.
ING and New York Road Runners announced the names of this year s ING Run for Something Better
International financial services giant ING, the marathon's corporate sponsor, selected Runyan and three other elite women runners to take part in its "Run for Something Better
and Ludmila Petrova of Russia are the others - in the New York City Marathon who are participating in the ING Run for Something Better
program that will supply various organizations funding that could total an estimated $1 million.