Bangor marathoner seeks donation to Boston charity

Posted March 22, 2012, at 3:30 p.m.
Last modified March 22, 2012, at 6:42 p.m.

BANGOR, Maine — Kristen Strout of Bangor will run in the Boston Marathon on April 16 in support of Cradles to Crayons, an organization that provides assistance to children in need in Boston and Philadelphia.

Those who make a donation of $20 can join Strout in the Skybox from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, April 5, at Hero’s Sports Grill, 41 Washington St., for a pre-race party with appetizers, cake and a cash bar. Also on that day, Hero’s will donate a portion of food sales to Cradles to Crayons.

Those who want may donate online at

For information, call Strout at 942-1122. For information about Cradles to Crayons, visit