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'Laces for Boston'

"Laces for Boston"

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Updated: April 14, 2014 4:49PM

Participating in Sunday’s Bank of America Chicago Marathon? Volunteering? Joining the thousands of spectators?

Everyone planning to be part of this year’s marathon is being encouraged to participate in the “Laces For Boston” fundraising effort currently underway at

Donate $26 or more to the One Fund Boston and receive a pair of blue shoelaces while helping to raise funds for Boston Marathon bombing victims.

Laces will be available for pick-up at the Bank of America Chicago Marathon Health Fitness Expo at McCormick Place, Hall B1, from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, and from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday.

Visit for more details. —Miriam Di Nunzio

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