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Women’s Physicians of Jacksonville is Proud Sponsor My 26.2 Within 26.2 Marathon

Women’s Physicians of Jacksonville is proud to sponsor the My 26.2 Within 26.2 event hosted by the Rotary Club of Bartram Trail. This unique marathon benefits The Betty Griffin Center which offers protection and quality services for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. The goal of the marathon is to raise funds to support the shelter’s needs, including a playground for young children.

Starting on October 1, 2020 participants of the marathon, including our very own staff, were encouraged to walk, run, jog or bike 26.2 miles within 26.2 days or 26.2 weeks.

About the Rotary Club of Bartram Trail:

The Rotary Club of Bartram Trail-Julington Creek in St. Johns County was founded in 2003 and is part of Rotary International. It is made up of people who share a passion for enhancing communities and improving lives across the world. The Rotary Club of Bartram Trail – Julington Creek prides itself as being a diverse, energetic, and active club.

About The Betty Griffin Center

Founded in 1990, the mission of the Betty Griffin Center is to offer protection and quality services for the victims of domestic violence and their minor children and/or victims of sexual assault and their families in St. Johns County, Florida through the operation of a shelter offering assistance, counseling and transitional support.

Pictured from left to right: Luz Huertas, Bridget Foy, Donna Merritt, Brittany Kelly APRN, Amy Wrennick, MD, Yetzenia Velez, Sharon Desmarais, MD, Tim Baird, MD