The Play Brigade is proud to be an official Partner of John Hancock in the Marathon Non-Profit Program. The Non-Profit Program provides over 1,000 Boston Marathon® bibs to select non-profit organizations throughout the community, which provides organizations with a significant fundraising opportunity. Last year, John Hancock Non-Profit Runners raised over $13.1M for their causes.
Support Our Team
Read more about our team and make a gift to help our runners reach their individual fundraising goals.
Join Our Team
Applications to join our 2020 Boston Marathon team are now closed. If you are interested in joining a future The Play Brigade Boston Marathon team contact us to be put on our mailing list.
Qualified Runner?

Already have a confirmed entry to the 2020 Boston Marathon? Join the team and receive the same great benefits with a fundraising minimum of $1,000. For more information, contact Suzanne Adams.


Team Benefits include:

  • Personalized fundraising webpage and on-line tools that make fundraising easy
  • Training program designed by an experienced marathon coach
  • Weekly training group runs and presentations with coach beginning in December as part of The Marathon Coalition
  • Play Brigade apparel, Goodr sunglasses and team singlet
  • Fundraising milestone recognition
  • Organized 20 mile training run on the Boston Marathon course
  • Marathon weekend runner & family event
  • And other fun surprises and events along the way!


Thank You to Our Team Partners