Back on my Feet

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Top Local Organizations For Holiday Donations In Philadelphia

The end of the year brings with it numerous reasons for celebration and generosity. Here are the top local organizations to donate your money or time to this upcoming holiday season.


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Homeless Man Uses Philadelphia Marathon To Help Lift His Life

The GORE-TEX Philadelphia Marathon is this coming weekend, and 42-year-old Reginald Allen is using it to help put his past under his feet.


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Philadelphia Organization Hosts All Day Running Event For The Homeless

A group committed to helping members of the homeless community transition to housing is hosting a unique fundraiser, and if you want to participate, make sure to bring your running shoes!


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Philadelphia Running Group For The Homeless At Its Finest During Boston Tragedy

“Back On My Feet” helps homeless members of the community re-engage in society through the sport of running.


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Athletes Race To Get The Homeless Back On Their Feet

There’s a series of pavement-pounding events this weekend to benefit a local nonprofit that uses running to help the homeless find jobs and housing.



Temple Students Hold Clinic For Nonprofit Organization

Some Temple University students in the physical therapy department got some hands-on training Friday. The department held a clinic for members of the non-profit group, Back on My Feet.



24-Hour Marathon Along Schuylkill Aims To Get Homeless Back On Their Feet

Ultrarunning is not for the faint of heart — or legs — but that’s what hundreds of strong-willed souls will be doing in a 24-hour race ending at 10 on Sunday morning.


Back On My Feet

They are literally running to get their lives back on track and they need your help. The group “Back on My Feet” helps homeless men and women build confidence and strength through running. They currently […]


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High-End Shirtmaker Seeks Donations For Suit Drive

A Center City suit-and-shirt maker that normally caters to the well-heeled is working to outfit those most in need this holiday season — and they’re looking for your help.


It's a Big Night for Runners on the River

It’s going to be a very long day for the 1,500 runners who’ve embarked on a 24-hour ultra-marathon that goes in loops around the River Drives.