Every year thousands of runners enter the London Marathon via a guaranteed charity entry.
Check out a list of charities who have guaranteed places in the 2017 Virgin Money London Marathon below.
The Michael J. Fox Foundation
Contact Stephanie Paddock on 212.509.0995
The Michael J. Fox Foundation is dedicated to finding a cure for Parkinson's disease through an aggressively funded research agenda and to ensuring the development of improved therapies for those living with Parkinson's today. Each year, thousands of community members worldwide turn their passions and interests into unique fundraising events and athletic feats as a part of the Team Fox program. To date, Team Fox members have raised over $45 million for Parkinson's research. You too can make a difference.
Organization for Autism Research - RUN for AUTISM
Contact Sean Flynn on 703-243-8020
Organization for Autism Research (OAR) is the only autism organization which focuses solely on applied research. We fund research studies that investigate treatments, educational approaches, and statistical aspects of autism. RUN for AUTISM is the charity running programme of OAR
Children of Peru Foundation
Contact Edouard Ruelle on 1-917-215-1977
We raise funds to make grants to a select group of non-governmental organizations working in Peru to provide better healthcare & education for poor children.
Smile Train - Team EMPOWER
Contact Lindsay on 646 751 3246
One Charity. One Goal. One Team. Smile Train’s mission is to provide every child born with a cleft the opportunity to live a full and productive life. By empowering local doctors in some of the world’s poorest countries with the tools, the training and the funding, we can provide free surgery for children, giving them not only a new smile but a second chance at life.
American Institute for Cancer Research
Contact Brenda on 202-328-7744
The American Institute for Cancer Research champions the latest and most authoritative scientific research from around the world on cancer prevention and survival through diet, weight and physical activity, so that we can help people make informed lifestyle choices to reduce their cancer risk.
Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation
Contact Kelly Ward on (941) 408 3219
The MMRF is recognized as one of the most significant innovators in cancer research. The work of the MMRF is dramatically improving the outlook for patients with multiple myeloma and other cancers. Nearly 90% of the MMRF total budget goes directly to research and related programming.
American Cancer Society Team DetermiNation
Contact Elyse Siwinski on 312.279.7278
Help us free the World from the pain and suffering of cancer
Contact Elizabeth Maiuolo on 646-385-8597
At Autism Speaks, our goal is to change the future for all who struggle with an autism spectrum disorder. We are dedicated to funding global biomedical research into the causes, prevention, treatments and a possible cure for autism. We strive to raise public awareness about autism and its effects on individuals, families, and society: and we work to bring hope to all who deal with the hardships of this disorder. We are committed to raising the funds necessary to support these goals. Email us now: Elizabeth.Maiuolo@AutismSpeaks.org
Back on My Feet (BoMF)
Contact The Team on 856-220-6264
Back on My Feet, a national organization operating in 11 major cities coast to coast, combats homelessness through the power of running, community support and essential employment and housing resources.
PAWS Chicago – TEAM PAWS
Contact Jessica Killough| Coordinator, Events and Community Engagement on 773.475.3315