Mar 12 2016

DC: Charity

Interested in becoming an Official Charity? Charity Application

Limited Race Entries Available through our charities! Contact them below!

Preferred Charity Partners

Running across the finish line is an amazing personal accomplishment. Give your race even more meaning, by joining a charity training program from one of our Preferred or Official training partners! Make an impact while training with new friends that will last a lifetime.

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Team In Training – Get More. Give More. Register Today!

Completing an endurance sports event such as a marathon or half marathon is one of life’s great experiences. And when you train with The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Team In Training, you make that experience an even greater accomplishment by not only changing your life but by helping cure cancer. Team In Training also gives you more of everything you need for success.

In return, you’ll raise funds to help people with blood cancers live better, longer lives.

Find out more about this exciting program and how you can really make a difference in the search for cancer cures. Visit or call (800) 482-TEAM today.

Imagine a race where hope marks the finish line. Make it a reality when you run as a St. Jude Hero to support the lifesaving work at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®.

St. Jude has changed the way the world treats childhood cancer and other deadly diseases. Children from all 50 states and from around the world have come through the doors of St. Jude for treatment, and thousands more around the world have benefited from our research. And no family ever pays St. Jude for anything.

As a St. Jude Hero, you’ll cross the finish line knowing that you truly Run for a Reason. To learn more about becoming a St. Jude Hero, visit

Official Charities

American Association for Cancer Research Foundation – AACR Runners for Research
To prevent and cure cancer by providing financial support for scientific research, education, and communication.
Email: Phone: 215 446 6899

American Diabetes Association – Team Diabetes
Our Mission is to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes.
Email: Phone: 410 265 0075 ext 4670

Back on My Feet
BoMF uses running to help the homeless change the way they see themselves that results in employment and independent living.
Email:  Phone: 571-408-9240

Colon Cancer Challenge Foundation – Team Colon Cancer Challenge
Run for Research with Team Colon Cancer Challenge – make your miles count in the fight against colorectal cancer.
Email: Phone: 914 305 6674

Friends of Jaclyn Foundation – Team FoJ
Pair children battling pediatric brain tumors with college sports teams, teams give children love, support and friendship during the fight
Email: Phone: 410 961 6790

Girls on the Run – DC – Girls on the Run – DC
Girls on the Run inspires girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using an experience-based curriculum which creatively integrates running.
Email: Phone: 443 223 3356

Kidsave – Kidsave Miracle Milers
Kidsave is a global organization that advocates for and supports the adoption of older children in orphanages and foster care.
Email: Phone: 202 503 3104

Meriwether Foundation
Co-founded by former Miss USA, Nana Meriwether, Meriwether Foundation operates programs in health, education, and nutrition in Southern Africa.
Email:  Phone: 240-994-2743

Michael J. Fox Foundation – Team Fox
Team Fox is the grassroots community fundraising and training program at The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s research.
Email: Phone: 1 800 708 7644

Move for Hunger
Race Against Hunger! Join Move For Hunger and help us provide meals to families in need across the US.
Email:      Phone:  732-832-5025

National Hospice Foundation – Run to Remember
Run to Remember participants raise funds to support programs that have a powerful impact on hospice and palliative care nationwide.
Email: Phone: 1 877 470 6472

National MS Society – Run MS
With Run MS, join a network of runners committed to moving us closer to a world free of multiple sclerosis.
Email: Phone: 202 375 5602 – Walk for H
The united campaign to raise awareness, increase acceptance and fund independent cure research to eradicate HSV & HPV
Email: Phone: 540 533 4599

Project HOPE
Project HOPE delivers essential medicine and health expertise training to respond to disaster, prevent disease, promote wellness and save lives globally.
Email:  Phone: 540-837-9521

Silent Heroes Foundation
Enhancing One Health and protecting Africa’s iconic wildlife through innovative conservation.
Email:  Phone: 912-434-9457

Team Caveo
Our mission is to train displaced veterans and the economically disadvantaged so they can establish careers in the IT field.
Email:   Phone: 240-997-1807

The Grassroot Project
To educate youth about HIV/AIDS through sports. Team Grassroot runners receive coaching and create community to enhance our mission.
Email:  Phone: 202-810-2065

UNITY Inc. United National Indian Tribal Youth
UNITY is a national network organization promoting personal development, citizenship, and leadership among Native American youth.
Email:  Phone: 480-718-9793

ZERO- The End of Prostate Cancer
ZERO’s mission is to end prostate cancer. Everyone receives free entry into the event and an online fundraising page.
Email:  Phone: 202-303-3106

Interested in becoming an Official Charity? Charity Application

Schedule of Events

March 10-11, 2016

Health & Fitness Expo

Thursday: 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Friday: 10:00 am – 7:00 pm

Saturday, March 12, 2016

Rock ‘n’ Roll DC Marathon & 1/2 Marathon

Start Time: 7:30 am

Location: Constitution Ave at 14th St NW
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Rock ‘n’ Roll DC 5k

Start Time: 7:30 am

Location: RFK Stadium Lot 7
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