Applications are now being accepted for the 2019 RunSignup Community Grant. Nominations can be made via the form below. Requirements for consideration include:
Applications due by June 17, 2019
The grant can be awarded in total($10,000) or divided among several finalists. The finalists will be selected by a panel of RunSignup employees; final award will be determined by the RunSignup Customer Advisory Board. Selections will be announced via the RunSignup blog by July 19, 2019; winners will also be notified via email.
Band of Runners ($4,000)
Band of Runners' Mission is to empower veterans and their surviving family members by sharing the community of trail running and the physical and psychological benefits running in nature provides.
Reason to Run ($2,000)
Reason to Run is a non-profit organization that exists to create a culture of hope, connection, and community. This is accomplished through a multifaceted training program designed to encourage and support both new and experienced runners. This program has been implemented at Coffee Creek Correctional Facility (CCCF) in Wilsonville, Oregon.
Running for Those Who Can't ($2,000)
The mission of Running for Those Who Can't is to assist individuals with disabilities participate in the sports of running, and paratriathlon. This is accomplished by providing adaptive equipment, training opportunities, training camps, race support, guides/handlers and a paratriathlon club.
Runnin' For Rhett ($1,000)
Runnin’ for Rhett is a non-profit organization that was founded on December 7th, 2007 by a grass roots group of family and friends that love Rhett Seevers. Our mission is to inspire people to Move into Life. We do this through our vision of nurturing healthy communities through fitness and nutrition.