Thank You!

Photo of Gold Thank You ribbon.

Our donors make the impossible possible for the patients and family members we serve.

As a way of saying thanks, we have established an annual donor recognition program that totals all contributions that a donor makes to MidMichigan Health Foundation for support given during the calendar year.

Donor List

  • Photo of Aliferis Memorial Day Race Bike Event participants.

  • Photo of Aliferis Memorial Day Race Half Marathon event participants.

  • Photo of Aliferis Memorial Day Race 5K event participants.

ALERT: 19th Annual Aliferis Memorial Race - Sept. 5th - Cancelled

To maintain the safety of all of our constituents, we have cancelled the Aliferis Race this year but truly look forward to a great celebration of our 20th year in 2021. We thank everyone who has supported us in our past events and we definitely will look forward to seeing you next year.

Those interested in information about the 2021 Aliferis Race at MidMichigan Medical Center – Alpena or to support the event may contact Diamond at (989) 356-7738 or

The 20th Annual Aliferis Memorial Race

About the Race

The Aliferis Memorial Race is open to runners, walkers and bikers of all ages and ability levels. It is named in memory of long-time Alpena Pathologist Peter Aliferis, M.D. Dr. Aliferis earned his medical degree from the University of Michigan and joined the hospital in 1963, serving for many years as the pathologies and laboratory director. He touched the lives of many in our community during his 37-year tenure. This race is a celebration of his steadfast dedication to health and wellness.

Sponsored by the Development Council of the MidMichigan Health Foundation serving Alpena.

All proceeds will benefit the Peter Aliferis Scholarship Fund, the Cancer Center and patient enhancement projects and new technology at MidMichigan Medical Center – Alpena. In 2019, we raised $27,000

2019 Race Results

2021 Race Day - Saturday, September 4th

Mark your calendars for the 20th Anniversary race. More information to come.


  • Half Marathon
  • 18.5 Mile Bike Race
  • 6.5 Mile Bike Tour
  • 5K Run
  • 1 Mile Run/Walk