Jun 21 2014

Seattle: Charity

Interested in becoming an Official Charity? Charity Application

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 teamintraining.org 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 heroes.stjude.org/

 Official Charities

American Diabetes Associaiton – Team Diabetes
Our Mission is to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes.
Website: diabetes.org/teamdiabetes
Email ptobin@diabetes.org     Phone: 206 282 4616 ext 7201

 

Banfield Charitable Trust – Team BCT
Banfield Charitable Trust helps struggling pet owners care for their pets so that pet families can stay together.
Website: banfieldcharitabletrust.org
Email: russ.kukini@banfieldcharitabletrust.org     Phone: 503 922 5041

Boot Campaign

The Boot Campaign, a National military charity, helps you show your appreciation for American troops, raise awareness of the challenges they face when they return home, and raises money to provide assistance to service members past & present and their families!

Website: crowdrise.com/seattleRockNRollMarathon2014

Email: run@bootcampaign.com

Camp Korey – Team Korey
Camp Korey provides summer camp and year-round programs, free of charge, for children with serious and life-altering medical conditions.
Website: campkorey.org/seattleRNR
Email: pmcbride@campkorey.org     Phone: 425 844 3163

Families of SMA – TEAM SMA
Families of SMA funds and directs the leading SMA research to develop a treatment and cure and provides family support.
Website: www.fsma.org/index.cfm
Email: ellen@fsma.org     Phone: 800 886 1762

Groundwork Opportunities – Groundwork Opportunities
GO pairs poverty alleviation projects with support through a 100% to cause crowd-funding platform. Run for a cause w/GO!
Website: goworks.org
Email: jenny@goworks.org     Phone: 919 624 5138

Hope for the Warriors – Team Hope for the Warriors
HOPE FOR THE WARRIORS mission is to enhance the lives for service members, their families, and families of the fallen.
Website: hopeforthewarriors.org/
Email: sduerr@hopeforthewarriors.org     Phone: 910 546 0144

Melanoma Education Foundation – MEF Runner Support
Save lives from melanoma by educating high school and middle school students about early self-detection.
Website: skincheck.org
Email: mef-dfacchetti@charter.net     Phone: 718 775 7297

Operation Homefront – Team Operation Homefront
Operation Homefront provides emergency financial and other assistance to our military families and wounded warriors.
Website: www.operationhomefront.net
Email: marathon@operationhomefront.net     Phone: 240 403 7294

Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy – Run For Our Sons
Run For Our Sons is a fundraising program of Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy, the largest non-profit focused entirely on Duchenne.
Website: runforoursons.org
Email: info@runforoursons.org     Phone: 201 250 8440

Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation
Working to eliminate the challenges of childhood brain tumors.
Website: curethekids.com
Email: mbeaver@curethekids.org     Phone: 800 253 6530, ext. 321

Seattle Humane Society – Charity Athlete
Charity Athletes raise funds for orphaned animals at the Seattle Humane Society by participating in any official race.
Website: charityathlete.org
Email: events@seattlehumane.org     Phone: 425 373 5384

 

Interested in becoming an Official Charity? Charity Application