Team Eye and Ear

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Running the 2017 Boston Marathon® for Hope and a Healthier Future

On April 17, the 54 members of Team Eye and Ear will be running the 121st Boston Marathon® to raise funds and awareness for patient care and research at Mass. Eye and Ear. In our 12 years of partnership with John Hancock Financial Services, the lead sponsor of the Boston Marathon, Team Eye and Ear has raised more than $4 million to bring hope and a healthier future to people everywhere who suffer from blindness, deafness and diseases of the head and neck.

On Marathon Monday, the runners of Team Eye and Ear will lace up their sneakers with hope, courage and determination and will set-off on the run of a lifetime. Team Eye and Ear will journey 26.2 miles from the picturesque starting line in Hopkinton to Boston and cross the storied finish in Copley Square.

Meet the Team

Meet the 54 members of Team Eye and Ear and find out why they are so passionate about running for research and patient care at Mass. Eye and Ear. The team’s commitment and motivation to support Mass. Eye and Ear’s world-renowned researchers advancing life-changing cures is truly inspirational.

Support the Team

Consider supporting the members of Team Eye and Ear as they prepare to run the 2017 Boston Marathon with a goal to raise $500,000 for research and patient care at Mass. Eye and Ear.