Fitzy's 5K Halloween Event

Lauren's Foundation raises money for three very worthwhile causes.  The primary fundraising event is Fitzy's 5K run, held each year on the last Sunday in October.  This event draws hundreds of participants from southeastern Pennsylvania and beyond. Learn more.

Opportunities For Students

Lauren's Foundation recognizes high school students that, despite adverse personal circumstances and challenges, have maintained an excellent academic record and high level of involvement in school and community activities. Learn more.

Brain Tumor Research

Through Lauren's Foundation, an annual contribution is made to the American Brain Tumor Association, a leading non-profit organization that researches the causes and treatments for brain tumors, in the hope that one day, a cure will be found. Learn more.

Helping Local Families

Lauren's Foundation helps local families caring for seriously ill children, by providing financial support to help pay for living expenses during difficult times - allowing caregivers to focus on their child's health, comfort and medical treatment. Learn more.

Lauren M. Fitzgerald

Lauren was a life-long resident of Berks County, PA.She attended Wyomissing Area Schools, from kindergarten through 12th grade. While in high school, Lauren excelled academically. She was a Latin scholar and traveled with her classmates to Italy and England during freshman and sophomore years. She was inducted into the National Honor Society in 2003. Lauren was active in Student Council and was involved with the morning announcement program.  From 7th through 12th grades, Lauren played on the school field hockey team. Read more.

 

Scholarship Applications

Now accepting scholarship applications from seniors at Governor Mifflin, Schuylkill Valley, Wilson and Wyomissing High Schools through March 31st. Learn more.

 

 

Our 10th Annual 2014 Fitzy's Halloween 5K!

Save the Date!  Sunday, October 26, 2014 @ 10:15 am!

NEW LOCATION - STONE HOUSE PARK!

Due to the overwhelmingly positive feedback we received after our 2013 run, we're making the STONE HOUSE PARK in Wyomissing our new Fitzy's Run home location! The run will start and end at the Stone House Park. We will continue with all of our normal features including the .3 mile Kid's Run, supervised children's area, health-services fair, free massage, silent auction, entertainment, our fabulous buffet and more! Look for some special features as we celebrate our 10th annual run and Lauren's 30th birthday!

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Join the Cause! Donate

Help to make a difference in the lives of local families by donating to Lauren's Foundation. Donations are used to provide financial assistance to local families caring for a seriously ill child, fund scholarships for disadvantaged students and to promote brain tumor and organ donation awareness!

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