Sunday, April 9, 2006, Central Park, New York City-- 4th annual Thomas G. Labrecque Foundation Classic
: A Road Race in Central Park to Benefit Lung Cancer Research followed by a brunch at Tavern on the Green
hosted by Sheila Labrecque
for family and friends of the Labrecque family, including special friends from event sponsor JP Morgan Chase
family. The foundation was founded in 2002 by the Labrecque family in honor of Toms memory. At the age of 62, Tom Labrecque
, the former Chairman of Chase, a non-smoker, died from lung cancer. Toms family and friends initiated the Thomas G. Labrecque Classic, Run as One event, with the hopes of raising lung cancer awareness and vital research dollars to find a cure. This year's event with contributions from runners, walkers and sponsors raised over $2 Million.
PHOTO CREDIT: ©Manhattan Society.com 2006 by Christopher London
with special contributions from Serena Miniter