St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is the National Featured Charity of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series. Each year, St. Jude Heroes® help the kids of St. Jude by fundraising while they train. You can join them in using your race to help save lives!

When you register for Rock ‘n’ Roll San Jose Half Marathon as a St. Jude Hero, you’ll raise funds and become part of an alliance against childhood cancer, united in ensuring families never receive a bill from St. Jude for treatment, travel, housing or food — because all a family should worry about is helping their child live.

Running for St. Jude means:

    • free race entry
    • charity medal in addition to finisher medal
    • fundraising and training support from St. Jude
    • an unforgettable race-day experience including exclusive post-race hospitality access
    • making an impact far beyond your race


Register to Run for St. Jude

 

Superstar Charity Partners

 
Charity: WWF

World Wildlife Fund US

Contact Breanna Giovanniello at 202.495.4155 or [email protected].

World Wildlife Fund’s mission is to conserve nature and reduce the most pressing threats to the diversity of life on Earth.

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Roadie Charity Partners

 

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Contact Lea Berhane at 415-864-0780 x302 or [email protected].

GirlVentures inspires girls to lead through outdoor adventure, inner discovery, and collective action. Our programs empower girls 6th to 12th grade to develop and express their personal strengths and to lead positive change. GirlVentures makes life-changing impact on girls, their families, and their communities.

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Rock 'n' Roll Charity Partners

 
Charity: Shatterproof

Contact Team Shatterproof at 800-597-2557 or [email protected].

Run to honor the memory of a loved one or celebrate a friend in recovery. Shatterproof is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to ending the devastation addiction causes families. Together, we can shatter the stigma associated with addiction, removing the shame felt by those struggling with this disease. Together, We Are Shatterproof!

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Contact Emily Crabtree at [email protected].

The Children’s Tumor Foundation NF Endurance Team gives participants the opportunity to run, bike, or swim in endurance events across the country. By joining our team you can raise awareness and research funds to find a cure for NF (neurofibromatosis), while receiving training from experienced coaches, entry into a variety of races, fundraising support, and inspiration from our NF Heroes.

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Contact Carrie Cihasky at 773-475-3315 or [email protected].

Join TEAM PAWS and become part of a community of nearly 4,500 people who, over the past 11 years, have saved more than 15,000 homeless animals.

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Become a Charity

To sign up your charity to fundraise through a Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series event, please complete the charity application below:

Charity Application

 

Event Partners

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