Max’s Race now in its 10th running

Published: June 24, 2014

Max's Race 2014 is this Saturday, June 28. The race, celebrating the memory of Max Matthews who died at age 6 from complications from bacterial spinal meningitis, is now in its 10th year.

Events include a 5K run/walk, Kids' 100-yard dash and Kids' 1 - mile Fun Run. Proceeds from the race will support the Sparrow Children's Center.

For more information, to sign up to run, or make a donation, visit

The Maxwell C. Matthews Foundation was created by his parents following Max's death. The Foundation's mission is to create hope for kids and their families who, due to unfortunate situations and events, are in need of extra medical, professional and emotional assistance.