Welcome to the Believe Memorial Foundation


Together we can make a difference

Learn about our passionate team, and how you can help!

Our Next Event


Annual Believe Memorial 5k

Registration will open early 2020

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Our Purpose


The Believe Memorial Foundation aims to raise awareness of cancer through community events and to aid research in the fight against cancer. The foundation will also support former and current students of the McKendree School of Education with grants for alumni and scholarships for future teacher candidates.

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Our History


The Believe Memorial Foundation was created in March 2018 to honor Mary and her love of fitness and the outdoors after her passing on January 20, 2018. Honoring her determination in finishing her first Tough Mudder, Mary had the word “believe” tattooed in her own design which now serves as the identifying mark of the foundation. Find out more ...  

Mary's Biography

Our Partners


Please take a look at our partners that make all of this possible

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Upcoming Events


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Groups welcome for 2x the fun

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 Your support and contributions will enable us to meet our goals and improve conditions. Your generous donation will fund our mission. 

Rust / Mabry Endowed Scholarship

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