Nonprofit Partners

BoMF

Back on My Feet of Greater Los Angeles — All locations
Back on My Feet (BoMF) is a national for-purpose 501(c)3 organization that uses running to help those experiencing homelessness change the way they see themselves so they can make real change in their lives that results in employment and independent living.

The organization’s mission is not to create runners within the homeless population, but to use running to create self-sufficiency in the lives of those experiencing homelessness. The program’s success is measured by how many Members obtaining independence through employment, job training and housing.

Through dedication and hard work, Residential Members (those experiencing homelessness) earn the opportunity to create a new road for themselves. Running leads to personal transformation and dedication to the program leads to access to training, employment and housing resources. Through community and corporate support, the program strives to change the perception of homelessness.

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Kiwanis of Rolling Hills Estates — Palos Verdes
The Kiwanis Club of Rolling Hills Estates is a group of private individuals, educators, businesspersons, and professionals whose primary mission is to serve children in our extended community. The Club is a community service organization dedicated to supporting children both directly and through various local charitable and deserving community organizations.

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FOOD Share of Ventura County — Ventura
FOOD Share is a critical member of the community in providing food and support to the hungry of Ventura County. FOOD Share distributes over 9 million pounds of nutritious food per year via 150+ non-profit partners, government programs, and outreach programs. FOOD Share receives food and monetary donations via individual donations, corporations, foundations, grants, the USDA, and the generous agricultural community. FOOD Share and their partners are dedicated to alleviating the critical issue of hunger. FOOD Share is a Charity Navigator non-profit.

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Riverside Road Runners — Riverside
Riverside Road Runners invests proceeds from its annual fundraisers directly back into the community in ways that aim to promote running, health and fitness.

The Riverside Road Runners supports these three efforts:
1) A pioneering program that provides running shoes to cross country runners at Riverside high schools.  At the start of the running season, the club distributed gift cards purchased at The Running Center in Redlands.

2) Award funds to local elementary schools with a 100 Mile Club program. The 100 Mile Club is a nonprofit that provides youngsters the opportunity to run or walk 100 miles during a school year.
3) Awards to outstanding cross country runners who graduate from Riverside public high schools. The awards, to be distributed for the first time this spring, honor athletes for excellence in their sport, in academics and in community service.

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Nonprofit Partners

American Diabetes Association – Orange County
The American Diabetes Association is leading the fight to Stop Diabetes and its deadly consequences and fighting for those affected by diabetes. The Association funds research to prevent, cure and manage diabetes; delivers services to hundreds of communities; provides objective and credible information; and gives voice to those denied their rights because of diabetes. Founded in 1940, our mission is to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes.

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