The NEC Society’s running team will complete the California International Marathon in honor of families affected by necrotizing enterocolitis and rare pediatric diseases. We are running for our sons, daughters, friends, and loved ones who have faced a rare disease like NEC – they are stronger than any marathoner and their stories will carry us across the finish line.
You can cheer on our team, honor a loved one,
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devastating disease, by clicking here.
Every marathon mile will be dedicated to a child. During the marathon, our runners will carry bracelets with these children’s names and these little loves will inspire our runners throughout the race and across the finish line.
We are running in honor of: