Run for Team TMF

Team TMF


TMF is an organization that empowers individuals and nonprofits to build a healthier world by creating impact through research, education and partnerships.
Research: TMF provides direct financial support for innovative neurology research led by world-renowned physicians at Mass General Hospital, Brigham & Women's Hospital and Cedars-Sinai.
Education: The foundation offers free educational forums for patients and caregivers affected by neurological diseases, including MS, ALS and Alzheimer's.
Partnerships: The TMF Nonprofit Partnership Program enables health-focused non-profits and individuals to leverage TMF events for their own fundraising and deliver greater impact.

For more information or to join Team TMF, contact:
Melissa Christian l melissa@mccourtfoundation.org l 213-542-3003

5K Partners

ARC


ARC is a nonprofit orgranization dedicated to promote the welfare, protection, education, and advancement of individuals with developmental disabilities. Programs are designed to assess the ability and potential of each person; develop and implement a regimen id activities to help them achieve their full potential for mental, emotional, physical, and spiritual growth and development.

For more information or to join the ARC team, contact:
Corrine Botte | info@arcandadults.org | 818-762-4365

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Los Angeles


Big Brothers Big Sisters has operated under the belief that inherent in every child is incredible potential. As largest 1-1 mentoring network, Big Brothers Big Sisters makes meaningful, monitored matches between adult volunteers (“Bigs”) and children (“Littles”), ages 5 through young adulthood in the LA community. We develop positive relationships that have a direct and lasting effect on the lives of young people.

For more information or to join the Big Brothers Big Sister team, contact:
Daniel Rodriguez | daniel.rodriguez@bbbsla.org | 213-213-2420

CASA of Los Angeles


CASA of Los Angeles provides one-on-one advocacy for children in Los Angeles County’s child welfare system who have experienced abuse, neglect or abandonment. CASA/LA’s vision is a Los Angeles in which every child in the child welfare system has an advocate and the opportunity to thrive. To learn more about CASA/LA please visit www.casala.org.

For more information or to join the CASA of Los Angeles team, contact:
Kelly Lozo | klozo@casala.org | (323) 859-2888

Concern Foundation for Cancer Research


Concern Foundation for Cancer Research's mission is to conquer cancer by providing essential salary support funds in the early yet critical stages of discovery and the understanding of cancer. With 90-95% of net proceeds going directly to research, Concern has raised more than $60 million dollars and funded 750 cancer research scientists studying cancer.

For more information or to join the Concern Foundation Team, contact:
Wendy Ohye | wendy@concernfoundation.org | 310-360-6100

Fulfillment Fund


The Fulfillment Fund is a life-changing college access and success organization that helps make college a reality for first-generation and lower-income Los Angeles students. Through time-tested programs, including one-on-one college counseling, classroom instruction, mentorships, career resources, and so much more, the Fulfillment Fund empowers its students to graduate high school, get into college, and earn their degree.

For more information or to join the Fulfillment Fund Team, contact:
Carole Crone l ccrone@fulfillment.org l 323-900-8789

KEEN USA


KEEN is a volunteer-led non-profit organization that provides one-to-one programs of fitness, fun and friendship for children and young adults with cognitive and physical disabilities at no cost to their families or caregivers. We accept every child and celebrate each childs unique and beautiful ability!

For more information or to join the KEEN USA Team, contact:
Kate Hurson l katehurson@keenusa.org

Mission1Race


We believe "We Are Uniquely The Same" & invite all ages, genders, ethnicities, cultures, disabilities, physical abilities and health & fitness levels to journey together toward communal health & oneness. M1R seeks to cultivate eclectic communities through events & experiences, education, social engagements & resources for individuals & institutions to empower justice. Let's abolish inequality and celebrate individuality!

For more information or to join the M1R Team, contact:
Richard "RichRel" Reliford | Richard.reliford@mission1race.org

Osborne Head & Neck Foundation


OHNF provides life-saving head and neck surgical care for those in need here in LA and abroad. Events like this fund an annual Medical Aid Mission to developing countries such as Ethiopia, India and Peru, provide travel grants for those who can’t afford to reach expert surgical care, and educational programs for high school students who want to become the Foundation's future caring surgeons. Run with us and change a life!

For more information or to join the Osborne Head & Neck Foundation team, contact:
Dave Dell | davedelljr@gmail.com

Public Counsel


Public Counsel is the nation’s largest provider of pro bono legal services, delivering justice, hope and opportunity to communities throughout the United States. We work to provide critical, one-on-one legal help to children, veterans, refugees and families struggling with poverty. Together we are building a stronger nation.

To learn more or to join the Public Counsel team, contact:
Erin Farrell - Team Captain | efarrell@publiccounsel.org | 213-637-3841

PUENTE Learning Center


Since 1985, PUENTE has empowered over 120,000 individuals in Boyle Heights, East Los Angeles, and beyond to realize their achievement goals by accessing our high-quality educational resources. Our comprehensive educational and wrap-around services for children, youth, and adults, includes Preschool, Charter Elementary School, Afterschool and Summer Camp Enrichment, College and Career Program, and Adult Education.

For more information or to join the PUENTE Learning Center Team, contact:
Deisi Gonzalez | Deisi@puente.org

Team Parkinson


Team Parkinson's mission is three-fold: to raise awareness about Parkinson's disease; to raise funds for research; and to empower people living with Parkinson's to improve the quality of their lives through exercise. Approximately 60,000 people are diagnosed with Parkinson's each year and about 1.5 million in the US have this debilitating disease. Through our participation in the LA Marathon we hope to make a difference.

For more information or to join Team Parkinson, contact:
Edna Ball | ednaball@team-parkinson.org | 866-822-2873

Teen Cancer America


Our mission is to improve the experience, outcomes and survival of teens and young adults with cancer by providing facilities and programs designed especially for them in hospitals throughout the USA.

For more information or to join the Teen Cancer America Team, contact:
Michelle Meyer | admin@teencanceramerica.org | 310-208-0400

Unification of Disabled Latin Americans


For many years UDLA has utilized sports as a tool of rehabilitation for disabled individuals. We promote disabled athletes to participate in the LA Marathon and to practice wheelchair basketball.

For more information or to join the UDLA team, please contact:
Marisol Leal - Team Captain | udla@sbcglobal.net | 213-388-8352

Westside German Shepherd Rescue


Westside German Shepherd Rescue of Los Angeles is a non profit 501(c)3, no kill rescue committed to saving all types of German Shepherd Dogs from high kill shelters and adopting them to loving, qualified homes.

For more information or to join the Westside German Shepherd Rescue team, contact:
Carla Reisenaur - Team Captain | carla@runforwestside.com | 818-681-3174

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