What is the Patriot Challenge?

This Patriot Challenge is for those who would like to raise funds and awareness for Fisher/Nightingale Houses, Inc. while participating in the 2018 Air Force Marathon races on September 15, 2018 in Dayton, OH. This fundraising campaign is designed to make your fundraising experience easy, fun, and meaningful. Just sign up for any 2018 Air Force Marathon race distance on the race website - then register for this Patriot Challenge.

What do I get from Fisher House?

Fantastic Team Fisher House Gear mailed to you upon registration ($50):

  • Team performance race jersey
  • Team race hat
  • Patriot Challenge commemorative bib

Anything else?

  • Team Fisher House Training Gear & Family Spirit Gear available for purchase during registration

Fundraising Recognition Gifts presented at the Race Expo:

  • Patriot Challenge finisher's medal on custom lanyard for all fundraisers 
  • Team Fisher House Tote for all fundraisers 
  • Team Fisher House Jacket at $600 in fundraising

How do I raise funds?

As soon as you hit "submit" on the registration form, a customizable Patriot Challenge donation page is created just for you!It's pre-populated with a Fisher House family story, video, and photos - all you have to do is make it your own with some additional text.

Your Patriot Challenge Participant Center has EVERYTHING you need to make your fundraising efforts for Fisher House successful - tips, tools, best practices, etc.

Can I form a fundraising team?

Absolutely! Invite your friends, family, neighbors, and co-worker to make it a community affair! What better way to show your support of America's service members, veterans, and their families than to take action together?

So wait, that's it?

Not quite! We'd love for you to share your pre-, during, and post-event photos with us on social media - Twitter, Facebook, or Instagram, using the hastag #PatriotChallenge.

And you definitely won't be alone in your efforts - Fisher/Nightingale Houses will be hosting you and your teammates at the race expo and private team finish line tent!