The Bachmann-Strauss Dystonia & Parkinson Foundation’s mission is to find better treatments and cures for the movement disorders, dystonia & Parkinson’s disease, and to provide medical and patient information.
For the past seven years The Bachmann-Strauss Foundation has fielded a marathon team. In 2006 10 runners raised over $34,000, in 2007 30 runners raised $125,000, in 2008 25 runners raised $135,000, in 2009 43 runners raised over $164,000, in 2010 45 runners raised over $232,000, in 2011 40 runners raised over $250,000 and 40 runners raised over $250,000 in 2012.
The Bachmann-Strauss Foundation has a team dinner the night before the Marathon, we provide each runner with a Bachmann-Strauss Foundation racing shirt, weekly email updates and we also provide each runner with valuable fundraising resources in order to achieve their fundraising goals.
To donate to our TEAM Bachmann-Strauss for the ING NYC Marathon, click here.
CLICK HERE to read the amazing story of our 2012 TEAM Bachmann-Strauss runners reaching $1 million of needed funds for medical research and their perserverence after Hurricane Sandy to continue to run a marathon even if it wasn't the ING NYC Marathon.