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Use the pain to do some good by raising much needed cash for a worthy cause, get your friends and family to slap down the plastic to sponsor you in aid of other great members of our charity family listed below.

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Noah's Light Foundation

Contact Shereen at shereen@noahslightfoundation.org

Run with Reason. eRACE Children’s Brain Cancer. Each day in the United States, more than a dozen children are diagnosed with brain cancers. That’s too many families struggling through diagnosis, treatment and hoping for a cure before it’s too late. They need your HELP!

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John Wayne Cancer Foundation

Contact Greg Graber on 949-631-8400

Join Team John Wayne and participate in honor or memory of your family, friends and co-workers who have been affected by cancer.

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Raphael House

Since 1971, Raphael House has been at the forefront of helping Bay Area families experiencing or at risk of homelessness achieve stable housing and financial independence. A 100% privately funded program, Raphael House provides short-term residential shelter and a continuum of supportive services, with a compassionate approach that strengthens family bonds and personal dignity.

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Multiple Sclerosis Association of America

800-532-7667 ext. 161

MSAA is a national, nonprofit organization founded in 1970. Our organization is dedicated to improving lives today through ongoing support and direct services to individuals with MS, their families, and their care partners.

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Livestrong

Help improve the lives of people affected by cancer now and join Team LIVESTRONG! Our programs provide support through every step of a cancer diagnosis.

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Project AWARE

Contact Lauren Wiskerson on 949 858 7657

Supporting ocean protection with Project AWARE gives you the chance to make mud matter, and master your own limits.

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AHERO - America's Heroes Enjoying Recreation Outdoors

Contact us at: info@aherousa.com

Help heal service members and reduce veteran suicide. Join the AHERO team, to support those who have sacrificed so much for you and your family. AHERO connects Veterans through outdoor activities as a means to recover from their physical wounds and psychological trauma to reintegrate with American life. AHEROusa.com

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Global Lyme Alliance

203.883.6773

Global Lyme Alliance is the leading private nonprofit dedicated to conquering Lyme and other tick-borne diseases through research and education. Learn more or donate at GLA.org

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American Diabetes Association

Contact Liz Juern at ejuern@diabetes.org or 888-342-2383 ext. 1735

With nearly 30 million Americans living with diabetes, chances are you know someone who has been affected by the disease. Our mission is to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes.

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Los Angeles Ronald McDonald House

For 35 years, the Los Angeles Ronald McDonald House has provided a safe and supportive place to stay for the families of children receiving treatment for cancer and other serious illnesses at area hospitals. We offer a “home-away-from-home” in their greatest time of need and honoring our commitment that no family will ever be turned away.

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Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA)

Contact Katie Werner on 855-932-7255 ext. 5

Our mission is to find ways to prevent and cure pulmonary hypertension, and to provide hope for the pulmonary hypertension community. Join Team O2 breathe and cross the finish line knowing you have raised funds and awareness to support our mission.

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back on my feet - Los Angeles

At Back on My Feet, we're committed to helping individuals experiencing homelessness rediscover their confidence through running, using that momentum to help propel them into stable jobs and housing.

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World Wildlife Fund - USA

Run the Tough Mudder with WWF’s Panda Nation and together we’ll tackle the biggest, toughest issues facing our planet. We’re not afraid of a challenge, are you?

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Health 2 Humanity

Contact Cori Maass at 805-368-8956

Health 2 Humanity is bringing sustainable hygiene through entrepreneurial education and establishing micro-businesses globally. Run with us and get a little dirty so others can get clean! #NoMoreDirtyHands

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Big Shoulders Fund

The Big Shoulders Fund is a 501(c)3 tax exempt non-profit organization whose mission is to support the neediest inner-city Chicago Catholic schools.

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Feed The Children

Feed the Children exists to end childhood hunger. We will not rest until every child has enough to eat. Join us to ensure that no child goes to bed hungry.

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Firefighters Burn Institute

Firefighters Burn Institute provides camps and recovery services for burn injured children, adults and firefighters as well as burn prevention, education, research and supports improvements in medical care and facilities.

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Variety - The Children's Charity of the United States

Variety - the Children’s Charity believes all kids deserve a limitless future. Your support helps us grant life-changing equipment and services to children who are disabled or disadvantaged.

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Save the Children

Contact Sara Abrams at 475-999-3083

Save the Children is an international children’s relief organization that works in 120 different countries including the United States to help bring a better future for the future we share. We come together to make sure each child has a healthy start, the opportunity to learn, and protection from harm. By transforming children's lives now, we change the course of their future and ours.

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AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY

We want to drive cancer into insignificance. Today 1 in 3 women and 1 in 2 men will get cancer in their lifetimes. Together, we are a united force against all cancers.

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National Kidney Foundation

Cate Taylor on 215.923.8611 ext 742

The National Kidney Foundation is dedicated to the awareness, prevention and treatment of kidney disease for hundreds of thousands of healthcare professionals, millions of patients and their families, and tens of millions of Americans at risk

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Worldwide Cancer Research

Contact the events team on +44 1334 477 910

We fund research into any type of cancer, anywhere in the world. To realise our vision of no life cut short by cancer the research can never stop. Join our team today to keep it going.

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Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital Foundation

Contact Michelle Char at 416-425-6220 ext 6102

Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital is Canada’s largest children’s rehabilitation hospital. Our vision is to create a world of possibility for kids with disabilities.

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Today's Youth Matter

Today's Youth Matter transforms lives of disadvantaged urban youth through high impact outdoor experiences, summer and winter camps and year round adult mentors, replacing old memories with new memories.

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Organization for Autism Research

Contact Sean Flynn on run@researchautism.org

Led by parents and grandparents of children and adults on the autism spectrum, OAR’s mission is to answer questions that parents, families, individuals with autism, teachers and caregivers confront daily.

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Camfed

The Campaign for Female Education is an international non-profit organization tackling poverty and inequality by supporting marginalized girls to go to school and succeed, and empowering young women to step up as leaders of change.

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Project Purple

Contact Us on 203-414-2716

People battling with pancreatic cancer face obstacles everyday. Let’s stand with their battle and overcome the obstacles to cross the finish line together.

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Boomer Esiason Foundation

Contact the events team 646-292-7933

Team Boomer encourages people with cystic fibrosis to live active, healthy life styles and welcomes any athlete to join the team to raise funds and awareness for our cause.

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Plan International USA

Plan International USA is a charity that helps children around the world to be safe, healthy, and educated. We believe in the promise and potential of all children.

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Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation

The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation is one of the largest philanthropies devoted to making lung cancer chronically managed by 2023. ALCF has raised $25 million for lung cancer research.

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Canadian Cancer Society

Contact the events team at 604-675-7126

The Canadian Cancer Society is a national, community-based organization that has the most impact, against the most cancers, in the most communities in Canada.

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Hopeland

917 733 9209

There are tens of millions of children in the world without the care of a family. So we’re creating a country, without borders, without a geographical location - Hopeland - and inviting you to become a citizen to ensure every child has a permanent, loving family.

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American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

Suicide prevention starts with everyday heroes like you.

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Team Reeve

Contact Heather on 929 231 6350

By locking arms with Team Reeve you are making a difference for individuals living with paralysis nationwide.

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St. Baldrick's Foundation

Contact Mariela Castillo on 626-792-8247 Ext. 223

The St. Baldrick's Foundation is a volunteer-powered charity dedicated to raising money for lifesaving childhood cancer research and funds more in childhood cancer grants than any organization except for the U.S. government.

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Melanoma Research Foundation

Contact Kristel Jacobson on 202.888.7323

The Melanoma Research Foundation (MRF) is the largest independent organization devoted to melanoma. We are committed to the support of medical research in finding effective treatments and eventually a cure for melanoma. Join the Miles for Melanoma Tough Mudder team and make a difference today

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Children's Tumor Foundation

Contact Emily on (815) 353-1869

The Children's Tumor Foundation is the global leader in funding medical research to find effective treatments for neurofibromatosis (NF).

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Amaanah Refugee Services

Contact Ghulam Kehar on 713.370.3063

Amaanah’s is working to become largest and most impactful refugee services organization in the United States. We envision our programs and services entering every refugee-accepting city and being accessible to all refugees working to build a new life.

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Team Diabetes

Contact Us on 226-751-3866

Since 2000, Team Diabetes members have been leaders in the fight against diabetes, raising much needed funds for the CDA. Team Diabetes is the national activity fundraising program for the Canadian Diabetes Association. It promotes a healthy and active lifestyle to all and raises funds for the provision of education and services, while advocating for our cause and funding ground breaking research towards a cure.

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AmeriCares

AmeriCares is an emergency response and global health organization that saves lives and builds healthier futures for people in crisis in the U.S. and around the world.

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The Hole in the Wall Gang Camp

(203) 777-0522

The Hole in the Wall Gang Camp provides “a different kind of healing” to more than 25,000 seriously ill children and family members annually – all completely free of charge.

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Breast Cancer Research Foundation

Contact Christine Ward on 646.497.2638

The mission of the Breast Cancer Research Foundation is to prevent and cure breast cancer by advancing the world's most promising research. As the nation’s highest-rated breast cancer organization, BCRF supports more than 235 researchers at leading medical institutions around the globe.

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North Shore Animal League America

516.883.7900 ext 279

Get your rescue on and run for the innocent lives of shelter pets. North Shore Animal League America is the largest no-kill rescue and adoption organization in the world, we’ve saved the lives of more than 1 million dogs, cats, puppies and kittens to date. Learn more at animalleague.org

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American Brain Tumor Association

773-577-8761

The American Brain Tumor Association’s (ABTA) Team Breakthrough endurance program is a Charity Partner of Tough Mudder. Team Breakthrough raising funds and awareness to advance the understanding and treatment of brain tumors.

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Army Ranger Lead The Way Fund

516.439.5268

We are an active duty, casualty assistance, recovery and transition organization providing financial support to the men and families of the 75th Ranger Regiment beyond what the government can offer.

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Heifer International

888-943-4337

When you run for Heifer International, it’s not how fast you finish. It’s about the lives you change along the way. Join Team Heifer to help bring communities around the world closer to ending hunger and poverty.

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Run for Burma

Contact Michael Isherwood on 1-571-216-9885

Run for Burma is Burma Humanitarian Mission's team. BHM supports backpack medics in Burma's conflict zone. The medics reduce infant, maternal and malaria mortality by 50%

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EJ Autism Foundation

Contact Bea Huste-Petersen on 631-521-4134

Help us at EJ Autism Foundation to "fight the mystery" of autism. Our aim is to increase autism awareness and to raise funds for programs that work with children on the spectrum.

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WWF-Canada

416-489-4567 ext. 7301

Be the hero that nature needs. Take on Tough Mudder with WWF-Canada and help build a world where wildlife, nature, and people thrive.

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The Pablove Foundation

The Pablove Foundation’s mission is to invest in underfunded, cutting-edge pediatric cancer research, inspire cancer families through education, and improve the lives of children living with cancer through the arts.

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Breast Cancer Fund

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Gift of Life Marrow Registry

Contact Elena - 561-982-2943

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Gilda's Club Chicago

Contact the events team on 312-464-9900

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Dive Pirates Foundation

Susan DeVore at 1-877-393-3483

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Limbs for Life Foundation

Contact the events team 405-286-5027

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GLOBAL AUTISM PROJECT

Cassie Harden - cassie@globalautismproject.org

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BURNPITS 360

Contact Rosie Torres on 361-816-4015

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Shriners Hospitals for Children - Northern California

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Future for Kids

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JDRF - Greater Bay Area Chapter

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Firefly Autism

Contact Cindy on 303-759-1192

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Delete Blood Cancer

Please Contact Michele McCaffrey on (212) 209-6788

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First Descents - Out Living It

Ray Shedd - 303.459.2447

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Bone Cancer Research Trust

Contact Callum Appleby on +44 113 258 5934

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Stop Heroin Now

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Children with Cancer UK

Contact the Sports Team on +44 207 404 0808

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Girls on the Run Philadelphia

Contact Liz McAllister on 267 280 7487

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Children of Peru Foundation

Contact Edouard on 917-215-1977

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Pajama Program

Elizabeth at 646-768-9970

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Grassroot Soccer - Stop the spread of HIV

(802) 649-2900

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ALS Association - Golden West Chapter

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TOUGH AS HER

Contact Sylvia on 905 522 4261

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