Run For Roger is a 5K/10K run and 2 Mile walk, in loving memory of Roger P. O’Malley Jr. Roger was only 41 years old when he passed away on February 23rd, 2015 after suffering a massive heart attack. He was born and raised in Dunmore, Pa and a graduate of Dunmore High School. He began to follow his dream of Law Enforcement at The Lackawanna College Police Academy in Scranton, PA and The Federal Bureau of Prisons Academy in Glynco, Ga. He started his career as a Dunmore Police Officer. He was a correction officer at The Federal Corrections Institute in Otisville, NY, prior to his untimely passing. Roger was a devoted husband and a father to three beautiful children.
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Run For Roger was initiated to offer scholarships and financial assistance to graduating high school students who are in pursuit of an education in the Criminal Justice or Law Enforcement fields. We also offer a monetary donation to a nonprofit charity where we see a need.
"You have not lived today until you have done something for someone who can never repay you."