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Items tagged "one fund": 8

Letter from Voorhees Elementary School

Digital copy of a letter sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The letter introduces a collection of student letters, written by 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders. The letter also explains that the students thought of a fundraiser called "Run for Boston," in which they ran laps of the school track to raise money for…

Email between Mayor's Office staffers

Digital copy of an email sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The email between staffers documents a phone call to the Mayor's Office made by the Mayor of Gloversville, NY.

One Fund banner from the Boston Marathon memorial at Copley Square

Image of a One Fund banner left at the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square. Banner is filled with signatures and messages on both sides.

Facebook Timeline Photo from Boston Public Library on April 21, 2013 (One Fund Moment of Silence)

Transcription of Facebook post:

The Central Library in Copley Square remains closed today (Monday, April 22). All branch libraries are open their regular hours. We’re sharing news of an invitation from Mayor Menino, Governor Patrick, and One Fund Boston for all communities across the Commonwealth to join together in a moment of silence at 2:50…

One Fund sign at Quincy Market

Photo of Quincy Market with a sign saying "Support onefundboston.org" and a Boston Strong logo, taken five months after the bombing

Boston Strong One Fund ad

An ad for a Boston Strong event where proceeds would benefit the One Fund, which gave money to victims of the bombing.

"Internet meme from a collection of Boston Marathon memes gathered by Elena Agapie. At the time of the 2013 Boston Marathon, Elena was a research assistant at the Berkman Center for Internet and Society at Harvard. Elena's…

Active Lifestyle Chocolate offers water to "One Run" runners on Boylston St.

Photos taken by MarathonFoto photographers at "One Run" (or #OneRun), an event held on Saturday, May 25th, 2013. The event gave runners who were unable to finish the 2013 Boston Marathon the opportunity to run the final mile of the race. Runners gathered at Kenmore Square, and the race began at 10am. According to the event's Facebook Event…

Observers await the runners along Boylston St.

Photos taken by MarathonFoto photographers at "One Run" (or #OneRun), an event held on Saturday, May 25th, 2013. The event gave runners who were unable to finish the 2013 Boston Marathon the opportunity to run the final mile of the race. Runners gathered at Kenmore Square, and the race began at 10am. According to the event's Facebook Event…