September 2012 | by Mick
Elizabeth M. Trask of Portland, Maine is currently a second year law student at MSL. She is running 50 marathons in 50 states in memory of her dad and to benefit the Center for Grieving Children in Portland, Maine. Elizabeth’s father, William “Billy” Trask, passed away suddenly in 2006 at age 51. The Center for Grieving Children provides loving support to grieving children, teens, families and the community through peer support, outreach, and education. Trask will be running 12 marathons in 12 states this year. Elizabeth just completed the ING Miami Marathon in January and the Myrtle Beach Marathon in February. She is registered for marathons in VA, UT, KY, AK, WA, VT, ID, MN, GA, TN for 2011. To follow her journey and/or make a contribution to the Center for Grieving Children, please visit her blog at: http://50forbilly.blogspot.com/.