Team Mercy College: 2012 New York City Marathon

Mercy College Executive Director of Institutional Advancement Dr. William E. Martinov, Jr., and Mercy College Trustee Julio Garcia ’87, president and COO, Contour Asset Management, will be running in the ING New York City Marathon 2012 on Nov. 4 to raise funds to endow a new scholarship.

The Mercy College NYC Marathon Scholarship will be funded entirely by charitable donations with the goal to raise $26,200—$1,000 for every mile of the 26.2 mile race—and will be open to students who reside in the five boroughs of New York City and meet certain academic excellence and financial need requirements.

To make a donation and follow Team Mercy College’s progress as they go the distance (26.2 miles!), visit  You can also give by sending a check payable to: Mercy College (memo NYC Marathon Fund), Office of Institutional Advancement, Mercy College, 555 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry, NY, 10522.  If you are interested in traveling to New York City on Nov. 4 to cheer on Dr. Martinov and Mr. Garcia, or for any other questions, please contact [email protected].