The charity ballot for the 2017 Virgin Money London Marathon is now closed.
All charities who entered the charity ballot were informed of the outcome of their application by Friday 17 June 2016 via email. The successful charities were sent a 'charity ballot' form with the Terms and Conditions and cost of the charity bond place, which they needed to complete and return by 17:00 on Monday 4 July 2016.
To enter the charity ballot, charities must have completed the online application form by 17:00 on Friday 10 June 2016. A random draw was carried out, and 500 charities were offered one place in the 2017 Virgin Money London Marathon.