On February 1st & 2nd, 2019, the Bolts will host a 24-hour soccer marathon as a charity/fundraising event in the Mount Ida Gym in Newton. Players from all Bolts teams will participate in the soccer marathon to support the Bolts and Massachusetts General Hospital who are 501(c)3 non-profit organizations. Proceeds will benefit both MGHfC Concussion Clinic and the Bolts Scholarship Fund. All donations are 100% tax deductible. A receipt will be provided for tax purposes.
Massachusetts General Hospital for Children Sports Concussion Clinic is led by Dr. Grant Iverson. We are excited about sharing a portion of our proceeds from our largest fundraiser of the year, to support the valuable research and clinical work being done by this group. In addition, our partnership with MGH is an integral part of our club strategic goals to create a superb medical referral network to care for our own athletes!
This event provides an opportunity for the BOLTS players to contribute to their club and to the community, while doing what they do best — play soccer. Soccer will be played in the Bolts indoor facility with Bolts players matched up against one another, hourly, until games have been played for 24 hours! Each Bolts player will contribute about an hour of playing time.
Fundraising Goal: We would like each player to raise $300. This is a lofty goal that when met, will provide satisfaction to all Bolts players. They will know that their efforts will lead directly to a substantial contribution to worthy causes. We accept MasterCard, Visa, AMEX, Discover.
Prizes: Team & individual prizes will be awarded. The team who raises the most, the team who has the most players participate, the individual who raises the most, top regional fundraisers and more! Prizes include New Balance gear, custom New Balance jerseys for the team who raises the most, Revs tickets and much more!
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.