R4P Around the Globe

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The gauntlet has been laid down! Send us your favorite running pictures in support of R4P in your favorite races. We will continue to share photos from around the world to put a much larger face to running against dementia!

2014 Launch Video – Raising Dementia Awareness on a Global Stage

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Fifa World Cup – Running Against Dementia Today is the big reveal for the 2014 official campaign video! Dementia is not restricted to a single location. It is a global problem. My Goal: fund a state of the art brain imaging study to detect potential causes of dementia while people are ALIVE. The Purpose: detection […]

2014 R4P Boston Marathon Race & Teaser Videos

Returning to Boston for Redemption For the past 371 days, I have gone to bed and woken up thinking of solely returning back to #BostonMarathon and finishing what I started a year ago when I was stopped at mile 25.8 due to the explosions. What was it like to run the 2014 Boston Marathon? In […]

What was it like to run the 2013 & 2014 Boston Marathon?

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Boston Strong All Day Long I woke up every morning and went to bed every night thinking about what happened last year at the Boston Marathon. No matter how much I tried to write about that experience and what I saw, I just couldn’t find the words. I sat in front of my computer night […]

Papa Funeral Service and Eulogy

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Streaming Video Honoring A Living Legend To make a donation online in honor of Papa, go to: PPA Research and Education Fund (Run4Papa) To watch a recording of yesterday’s funeral service and eulogy in honor of Papa, please click: http://www.irakaufman.com/funerals/index_videoarchive.cfm?funeralid=5184 The outpouring of support in the form of phone calls, texts, and emails have been […]

Captain Louis F. Heyman M.D., U.S.N., WWII & Korean War Veteran

On behalf of the President of the United States, the U.S. Naval Services and a grateful nation we thank you for your service. On behalf of your F.A.M.I.L.Y. we all love and miss you on this first Veterans Day without you.  

Turkey Bowl 7 – Bloomfield Hills, MI

Turkey Bowl 7 is far more than a legacy of football greatness on the field, but one we can be proud of off the field. Two rival teams raising funds & awareness for two charities: OrtMichigan.org & Run4Papa.com To support your favorite team, click: https://www.youcaring.com/TurkeyBowl7

2014 Time Lapse Group Shot

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Dementia is a Global Epidemic/h2> < I am just an average person trying to create extraordinary things. Marketer by day, runner and fundraiser by night. Inspired by my “papa,” a pediatrician of 50+ years who recently lost his battle to this vicious disease. Do I have a cure…NOT YET. Am I trying to making a […]

2014 R4P Hands Teaser

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Coming soon to a social media venue near you I am just an average person trying to create extraordinary things. Marketer by day, runner and fundraiser by night. Inspired by my “papa,” a pediatrician of 50+ years who recently lost his battle to this vicious disease. Do I have a cure…NOT YET. Am I trying […]

MY 2014 Boston Marathon Experience

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Last year, I said “I will finish what I started” and returned to Boston with one goal: to soak up #BostonStrong and complete the world’s most prestigious marathon

2014 Boston Marathon

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I Will Finish What I Started I have woken up every morning and gone to bed every night thinking about what happened last year at the Boston Marathon. No matter how much I tried to write about that experience and what I saw, I just couldn’t find the words and attempted to squash that heartfelt […]