12th Annual Run to Home Base
We’re back! The 12th Annual Run to Home Base presented by Raytheon Technologies will be held on Saturday, September 25, 2021 at Fenway Park. Choose from a 9K run or 5K run/walk, ending at home plate at Fenway Park. Can’t make it in-person? We have a VIRTUAL registration option this year. Run or walk your own race, at your own pace!
With a 25% increase in Veteran suicides during the pandemic, we need your help now more than ever to ensure we can continue to deliver our care nationally. Our revenue goal this year is $2 million. Your support this will help ensure we can continue to provide care and support to Veterans and Military Families.
September 25, 2021
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday, September 25th, 2021
7:00 AM Opening Ceremony
8:00 AM Race Start
Fundraising Goals for In-Person Participants:
•Civilian adults (ages 14+) will be asked to raise $500 by 9/6/21
•Military participants (Veterans, Active Duty, Guard, Reserves) will be asked to raise $400 by 9/6/21
•Children (ages 6-13) will be asked to raise $100 by 9/6/21
Fundraising Goals for Virtual Participants:
•Civilian adults (ages 14+) will be asked to raise $250 by 9/6/21
•Military participants (Veterans, Active Duty, Guard, Reserves) will be asked to raise $100 by 9/6/21
•Children (ages 6-13) will be asked to raise $25 by 9/6/21
NEW Fundraising Incentives:
Raise $1,000 by 11:59pm EST on Sunday, September 6, 2021 and receive:
•A Red Sox Foundation camo heart t-shirt
•2 tickets to the Red Sox vs. Yankees game on Saturday, September 25th
•A special invitation to a pregame reception before the game on 9/25 with complimentary food/beverages and the opportunity to watch batting practice
Raise $2,500 by 11:59pm EST on Sunday, September 6, 2021 and receive above incentives plus:
•Be honored during the Run to Home Base pregame ceremony on Saturday, September 25th
•A customized Red Sox jersey OR customized Red Sox engraved bat
Raises $5,000 by 11:59pm EST on Sunday, September 6, 2021 and receive above incentives plus:
•Special recognition on the field at the September 25th Run to Home Base pregame ceremony
•TBD: We are working on a customized, one-of-a-kind opportunity for our top fundraisers
•Four (4) Green Monster Seats to a 2022 Red Sox home game*
*Subject to any and all applicable restrictions on games and other public events
This initiative is a registered Mass General Community Fundraiser. Mass General does not enter into direct sponsorship of this effort, provide any financial support, or assume any liability for its conduct. If you have any questions, please contact the Mass General Community Fundraising Team.
What is Home Base
Home Base, a Red Sox Foundation and Massachusetts General Hospital Program, is dedicated to healing the invisible wounds for Veterans of all eras, Service Members, Military Families and Families of the Fallen through world-class clinical care, wellness, education and research.