John’s Run Mission

Converse Building 100 Quannapowitt Parkway, Wakefield, MA

John’s Run is dedicated to the life of our late friend, John Kelly, who tragically lost his battle with depression on January 20, 2012. Ten years later, John still lives on in the memories and stories shared by his friends. To loose a friend or family member to suicide is a fate no one should

Annual Memorial

Please join us on January 23 from 4-6 pm for our annual memorial to remember and honor our loved ones lost to suicide. We invite you to attend the event to reconnect, find support, and share memories. Through poems, letters, writings, and silent observance, we remember those we have lost. All members of the greater

Boston Marathon

Newton, MA Newton, MA

Join us on Monday, April 18th at Mile 17 to cheer on our amazing #TeamSamaritans2022 for the Boston Marathon! Our Boston Marathon® team started out with two runners in 2007, and now raises more than $200,000 each year! All proceeds help fund Samaritans’ life saving services, including our 24/7 Helpline, suicide prevention workshops, and grief support services.

5K Run/Walk for Suicide Prevention

Artesani Park 1255 Soldiers Field Rd, Brighton, MA

Saturday, September 24, 2022 Artesani Park, Brighton, MA Registration at 8:00am; Race Start at 10:00am The 5K Run/Walk for Suicide Prevention is Samaritans’ largest annual event. More than 2,500 runners, walkers, volunteers, and spectators gather together in celebration of life. The 5K provides an important sense of community for suicide loss survivors and creates a

TCS New York City Marathon

Join us on Sunday, November 6, 2022 to cheer on our amazing #TeamSamaritans2022 for the TCS New York City Marathon! This will be our 3rd year running in NYC and all proceeds help fund Samaritans’ life saving services, including our 24/7 Helpline, suicide prevention workshops, and grief support services.