庆祝美国横贯大陆铁路建成通车150周年，并彰显华人在美国历史上的重大贡献，我们北大100871跑团支持美国华人博物馆（MOCA）保存华人在美国历史的使命，积极响应MOCA组织倡议的MOCA Spike 150: Running Forward With Our Stories活动。北大100871跑团 将于 Week 7 (06/24 to 06/30) Week 16 (08/26 to 09/01) Week 22 (10/07 to 10/13) 参加MOCA Spike 150线上接力，为MOCA募款，请支持我们的团队！
At the Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA), a national cultural institution that tells the untold stories in the making of America through the lens of the Chinese immigrant experience, visitors are greeted with the Chinese proverb: “*A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.*” It is our way of honoring the pioneering spirit of not only Chinese immigrants but all immigrants who sacrificed and dared to take the first step that blazed a path for future generations in America.
In 2019, MOCA celebrates the 150th anniversary of the historic moment when a golden spike was driven into the ground at Promontory Summit in Utah to mark the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad. To commemorate this milestone, MOCA has launched the MOCA Spike 150 initiative to honor the resilience, grit, and ingenuity symbolized by the thousands of laborers — many of whom were of Chinese ancestry — who toiled and gave their lives to build America into the country it is today. This nine-month journey will allow MOCA to tell 150 untold stories in the making of America as participants of MOCA Spike 150 run across the country culminating in the TCS NYC Marathon on November 3, 2019. MOCA welcomes you to join us in this unprecedented initiative, and welcomes runners to follow in the footsteps of this country’s first pioneers and make history.
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