Running for a Cause Close to his Heart

Why Mike Chamberlain chose the CCG Marathon Team Michael Chamberlain first learned about the Corey C. Griffin Foundation when he attended the Ron Burton Training Village as a camper. He now works as a Commercial Account Manager at BITSIGHT in Boston. As a young professional, he has volunteered at Foundation events and is now on […]

Boston Marathon Rucker Turns Runner for the ’23 Race

Army ROTC Cadet/Harvard Student Takes on the Boston Marathon John Murray has always strived for success both athletically and academically. He grewup playing hockey for the South Shore Kings and the Cape Cod Whalers. Currently heis a student at Harvard where he is in the Army ROTC program, and he was previouslya member of Harvard […]

Young Runner Makes her Mark on CCG Boston Marathon Team

Part of our Run for Corey’s Kids series.   The Boston Marathon attracts accomplished athletes from all over the world. To participate, a runner must be at least 18 years old. CCG team member Catherine Anderson is just 18, yet herathleticism, fundraising ability, and philanthropic practices equal or surpass many older charityrunners. Cate is a […]

Finishing What She Started

Boston Children’s Nurse runs Boston for Team CCG! Ciara McManus is a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner at Boston Children’s Hospital. She was inspired to run the marathon on the Corey C. Griffin Foundation team because of theFoundation’s support of programs and services that benefit her patients and theirfamilies. Ciara was slated to run the Boston Marathon […]

Marathon Team Frontrunner High on Experience, Low on Years

The 2022 CCG Boston Marathon Team Includes the Youngest Runner in the Race! The Boston Marathon is the world’s oldest annual marathon. It is one of the six World Marathon Majors, and running Boston is on the bucket list of many accomplished athletes. Can you imagine crossing the Boston Marathon off your bucket list at […]

Duo Team Takes on Boston Marathon

The Corey C. Griffin Foundation Introduces its First Boston Marathon Duo Team Athletes There are 15 athletes on the 2022 Corey C. Griffin Foundation Boston Marathon team,including Duo Team athletes Max Fink and Michael Sayih. Max, the runner, works in Venture Capital in Miami Beach, Florida. His friend Michael, the rider, lives in Pembroke Pines, […]

Meet Boston Marathon runner Matt Clunan

Running for Corey and “Corey’s Kids”! Matt Clunan is a former college ski racer and an avid runner. In 2016, he ran the New York City Marathon. In 2018 he completed two marathons: The Chicago Marathon and The New York City Marathon. Not bad! So, why Boston? He’s always wanted to run the Boston Marathon […]

Meet Boston Marathon runner Ellie Hoffman

Running for Corey and Corey’s Kids! When Ellie Hoffman starts her 26.2-mile journey along the Boston Marathon next Monday, she’ll be running with several people on her mind. She’ll be thinking about her Mom, who ran the Marathon 20 years earlier. She’ll be thinking about Katie Hildreth, whose selfless actions during the 2017 Boston Marathon […]

Why I’m running for the Corey C. Griffin Foundation

by Matt Lombardi I was fortunate to play competitive hockey for more than 20 years, and from my earliest days lacing up my skates, I knew Corey Griffin. We were teammates. We were opponents. But more importantly, we were friends. Corey and I grew up near each other, and I always felt like we were […]

Boston Marathon 2017

It was a hot day on April 17th, 2017, when four intrepid runners from the Corey C. Griffin Foundation headed out to complete the Boston Marathon. They joined 30,000 other racers at the start of the race in Hopkinton. Countless spectators crowded the edges of the race. Temperatures reached the mid 70s as Andrew Orpik, […]