Who We Support
The Go Commando Half Marathon, 10k, and 5k is proud to support several local charities:
Our commitment to the YMCA supports the center’s Annual Giving Campaign. All monies raised will continue to provide assistance to the YMCA’s key initiatives such as:
YMCA Restore Ministry
Restore Ministries is the YMCA’s Christ-centered healing ministry. It provides the hope and healing people need to overcome some of life’s toughest issues. There are eight courses offered throughout the year, with small groups and individual counseling. All sessions are safe and confidential, with a licensed counselor. To learn more call 931-647-2376 or visit www.ymcamidtn.org.
YMCA ABC Outreach Program
ABC offers breast cancer survivors a free 16-week program to help them continue to heal. Participants do not have to be a member of the YMCA to participate in the free program. Participants receive: customized workout programs by a Pink Ribbon Certified Trainer, nutrition counseling, access to a lymphedema specialist, free membership to the YMCA for 16 weeks. Monthly educational seminars are also offered, addressing both the educational and physical aspects of recovery. For more information call 931-647-2376 or visit www.ymcamidtn.org.
Team Courage will participate in the Go Commando event for the fourth year to raise money for their organization. By joining Team Courage, you are joining a running group committed to supporting America’s heroes. All proceeds from Team Courage registrations will directly support Courage Beyond. To register for the team click here.
Courage Beyond provides confidential, no-cost programs and services to service members, veterans, and their loved ones facing post-traumatic stress disorder and other invisible wounds of military service. They empower service men and women and their loved ones through a supportive online community, face-to-face counseling services and support across the nation. Courage Beyond is part of Centerstone, the nation’s largest not-for-profit provider of community-based behavioral healthcare. To learn more about the organization visit their website here. For more information on Team Courage, email Melanie Riddick at Melanie.email@example.com.