2017 Charity Partners

Kids Run the OC

Kids Run the OC

The Kids Run The OC Training Program was designed to help pre-adolescent kids become more physically fit, promote an active and healthy lifestyle and combat the onset of childhood obesity. . . while having fun! This is accomplished through various games, which help improve speed, agility, hand/eye coordination, flexibility and your child's overall fitness. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.

The Orange County Bar Foundation

The Orange County Bar Foundation

The Orange County Bar Foundation works to keep at risk youth in Orange County out of jail, in school, healthy and drug free through education, counseling, and mentoring. For example, our comprehensive and unique SHORTSTOP® program diverts juvenile crime. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.

OM Foundation

OM Foundation

The mission of the OMF is to empower children with disabilities by raising awareness and supporting centers that provide them services. We want children with disabilities and their families to live life beyond limits present in their communities. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.

Marketplace Ministries Worldwide

Marketplace Ministries Worldwide

What we do is Mission-through-Business, which means we join God in His work to redeem the world, and use business as an instrument. Our mission-through-business not only ministers to the physical needs of our workforce, but teaches our employees, vendors, suppliers, and customers about the love of Jesus Christ. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.

John Wayne Cancer Foundation

John Wayne Cancer Foundation

Team John Wayne is the John Wayne Cancer Foundation's walking and running fundraising program. Join the team and fundraise to end cancer. Team John Wayne members receive fundraising tips, fun incentives, special jerseys and more! Together we will win the fight against cancer with GRIT! CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.

Project Purple

Project Purple

We use running to fund our mission of beating pancreatic cancer. The mission has three main parts. Educational grants, Patient Financial Aid and Research for a cure of pancreatic cancer. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.

Free Wheelchair Mission

Free Wheelchair Mission

Our Mission at Free Wheelchair Mission is to provide the transforming gift of mobility to people with disabilities in developing nations as motivated by Jesus Christ. We are a humanitarian, faith-based, nonprofit organization that provides wheelchairs at no cost to people with disabilities living in developing nations. Our goal is to raise $88,000 which lifts 1,100 lives off the ground. Click here to learn more about us. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.

Project Independence

Project Independence

Project Independence promotes civil rights for people with developmental disabilities through services which expand independence and choice.Our vision is a society that values each individual and provides the opportunity for all people to lead full and productive lives; Looking beyond disabilities, focusing on capabilities, expanding possibilities. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.

We Run Orange County's Kids WeROCK

We Run Orange County's Kids WeROCK

We ROCK has been organized for the purpose of designing an educational, after-school, intervention program for Middle and High School students in the Orange County area, focused on the endurance sport of running.Participation in the program is open to both girls and boys, ages 12 thru 18, on a non-restrictive basis. The program promotes a team atmosphere to provide support and encouragement to the participants CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.

National Stem Cell Foundation

National Stem Cell Foundation

NSCF funds promising developments in the field of regenerative medicine, supports research collaboration wherever possible and works to accelerate access to scientific breakthroughs for people in need. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.

Susan G. Komen Orange County

Susan G. Komen Orange County

At Susan G. Komen® our vision is a world without breast cancer. We work to end breast cancer forever by empowering people, ensuring quality care for all, and energizing science to find the cure. Our Orange County Affiliate provides breast health education and facilitates early detection of breast cancer among all populations, but particularly those that are underserved and uninsured. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.

Girls on the Run Orange County

Girls on the Run Orange County

Girls on the Run is a transformational physical activity based positive youth development program for girls in 3rd-8th grade. We inspire girls to be joyful, healthy and confident through fun, experience-based curriculum which creatively integrates running. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.

FACT Alliance

FACT Alliance

FACT Alliance is a coalition of activists created to fight the terrible tragedy of Human Trafficking, the Global Sex Trade and Modern Day Slavery. Our focus is on partnering with existing organizations in the building of Aftercare Facilities for victims around the world through our “Let’s Respond” Campaign via Public Awareness and special Fund Raising Initiatives. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.

Outreach to the World Inc

Outreach to the World Inc

Outreach to the World, Inc. is a faith-based, non-profit organization, whose mission is to promote self-sufficiency in vulnerable people in developing communities. Outreach to the World, Inc. is committed to provide humanitarian aid in the developing world by educating, equipping, and empowering people to care for the sick and poor, orphans and widows. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.

U.S. Friends of DSWT

U.S. Friends of DSWT

The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust has worked to protect wildlife and habitats in Kenya for nearly 40 years. Best known for their pioneering work to rescue and reintegrate orphan infant elephants back into the wild, DSWT has 6 key programs that work together to ensure a sustainable future for all wildlife and communities. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.

Team World Vision

Team World Vision

We are a community of people helping each other get to the finish line while changing lives around the world. Team World Vision runs so that children in Africa can have clean water and fullness of life. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.

UCI HD-Care

UCI HD-Care

HD-CARE is a University of California Irvine support group.he “HD” in HD-CARE stands for Huntington’s Disease, a progressive, inherited neurodegenerative brain disorder for which there is currently no treatment or cure. “CARE” denotes the organization’s promotion of Community, Advocacy, Research, and Education. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.

AmeriCares

AmeriCares

We are a nonprofit emergency response & global health organization. Since 1979, we have provided $12 billion in medical and humanitarian aid to 164 countries. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.

Empower Nepali Girls

Empower Nepali Girls

Our mission is to empower and support neglected, marginalized, and at-risk girls and young women in Nepal, especially those who are at greatest risk to be forced into early marriage, sold into sex slavery, or abandoned as orphans.We provide scholarships, mentoring, career guidance, and subsistence for children who would not have the opportunity to attend school and pursue future careers in medicine, engineering, business, teaching, and other professions. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.

Laura's House

Laura's House

Changing social beliefs, attitudes and the behaviors that perpetuate domestic violence while creating a safe space in which to empower individuals and families affected by abuse. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.

Make-A-Wish

Make-A-Wish

Make-A-Wish Orange County and the Inland Empire grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy. To date, Make-A-Wish OCIE has granted more than 5,300 wishes to children in Orange, San Bernardino and Riverside counties. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.

Save Our Youth

Save Our Youth

Save our Youth is a non-profit agency that aims to provide a safe and welcoming space for teens to find hope, to nourish a sense of self and an ability to grow, and to develop interests and skills to become productive members of society. SOY provides a healthy environment where low-income teens can receive mentoring, tutoring, and college preparation services, as well as develop talents through dance, art, and music. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.

HDSA of Orange County

HDSA of Orange County

The Huntington’s Disease Society of America, Orange County, is dedicated to improving the lives of those affected by Huntington’s Disease, including afflicted people and their families. The nonprofit provides and supports community services, education, advocacy, and research through its extensive national network with the goal of an HD-free world. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.

IDA of Orange County

IDA of Orange County

IDA-OC strives to serve children and adults with dyslexia because they believe that reading changes lives. IDA promotes interdisciplinary research and early identification of dyslexia. Also, through its partnership with Learning Disabilities and their creation of the Independent Schools Network, IDA works to provide superior education and promote effective teaching approaches and related clinical educational intervention strategies for those with dyslexia. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.

National Parkinson Foundation

National Parkinson Foundation

At the National Parkinson Foundation, we make life better for people with Parkinson's through expert care and research. Everything we do helps people actively enjoy life with their friends, families, children and grandchildren until there is a tomorrow without Parkinson's. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.

UCP of Orange County

UCP of Orange County

The mission of United Cerebral Palsy of Orange County (UCP-OC) is to help children with disabilities reach their full potential, improve the quality of life for their families and foster an attitude of acceptance and inclusion. Today, UCP-OC provides specialized care for more than 3,700 children and families each year in an effort to help all achieve a "Life Without Limits." CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.

MS Assocation of America

MS Assocation of America

The Multiple Sclerosis Association of America (MSAA) is a leading resource for the entire MS community. Our organization is dedicated to improving lives today through ongoing support and direct services to individuals with MS, their families, and their care partners. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.

German Shepherd Rescue of OC

German Shepherd Rescue of OC

German Shepherd Rescue of Orange County (GSROC) is a non-profit 501(c)3 charity organization dedicated to rescuing, rehabilitating and re-homing purebred German Shepherd Dogs that have no where else to turn. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.

Unicef

Unicef

UNICEF responds in emergencies to protect the rights of children and realize a vision of peace and social progress. In coordination with United Nations partners and humanitarian agencies, UNICEF makes its unique facilities for rapid response available to its partners to relieve the suffering of children and those who provide their care. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.

Water Underground

Water Underground

Water Underground is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization providing access to clean and safe drinking water to rural communities in developing nations, with an emphasis on what happens after water. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.

I Got Legs

I Got Legs

Adam Gorlitsky will be the first paralyzed man in history to walk 1,000,000 steps in road races throughout the country using a robotic exoskeleton. His goal is to raise $1 for every step he takes that will go towards helping other victims of paralysis walk again. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.