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Run, Walk, Show Mom You Care, Says Airport Shuttle Company

April 26, 2010

CHICAGO, April 26 /PRNewswire/ — Whether home or away this Mother’s Day weekend, you can use the holiday to really give back to all the mothers out there. The GO Group LLC, suggests participating in a run or walk organized to support causes pertinent to women.

“Mother’s Day is a great opportunity to show support of mothers everywhere,” says John McCarthy, president of GO Group. “Our team has uncovered some cause-related races around the country that are very worthwhile.”

Suggestions include:

Los Angeles: EIF Revlon 5K Run/Walk for Women, May 8

Join the Entertainment Industry Foundation and Revlon at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Saturday, May 8, to help raise funds to combat women’s cancers. Events leading up to the 5K run/walk begin at 7 a.m. Beneficiaries include the Gilda Radner Cancer Detection Program, Revlon/UCLA Women’s Cancer Research Program, USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center and more. Register at http://www.revlonrunwalk.com/la/.

Philadelphia: Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure, May 9

This is the 20th anniversary of the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure, a 5K run/walk that raises money to fight breast cancer. Events begin at 7 a.m. on Sunday, May 9 at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Register at http://www.komenphiladelphia.org/komen-philadelphia-2010-race-for-the-cure/2010-05-09?CalendarStart=2010-05-09.

New York City: R Baby Run/Walk, May 9

Over 9,000 will gather on Sunday, May 9 to help ensure newborns receive the best emergency medical care. Participate in a 4-mile run or 1.3-mile walk to help raise funds for R Baby foundation, which funds and advocates for pediatric emergency rooms. The event kicks off at 8 a.m. in Central Park. Register at http://www.rbabyrunwalk.org/Markslist/ext/rba/home.do?masterCampaignId=3130.

Chicago: Walk to Empower, May 9

On Sunday, May 9, join a 1- or 3-mile, non-competitive walk that supports the fight against breast cancer. The course begins in Grant Park’s Butler Field. Check-in starts at 6:30 a.m. Register at http://walk.networkofstrength.org/Page.aspx?pid=360.

GO Group LLC launched in August 2007 as a one-stop source for door-to-door airport shuttle services. Each year, its 28 members transport some 13 million passengers to and from nearly 52 airports in the United States, Canada and Europe. Travelers can book ground transportation to and from both departure and destination airports through GO’s Web site, www.goairportshuttle.com.


                                          Contact: Judi Schindler
                                    jschindler@hodgeschindler.com
                                                     312.666.6662

SOURCE GO Group LLC


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