OC Marathon Foundation
The Kids Run The OC Training Program is a program designed to help pre-adolescent kids become more physically fit, promote an active and healthy lifestyle and combat the onset of
childhood obesity. Each student accumulates 25.2 miles of fun activity, and is ready to finish a marathon by completing their final mile at the Kids Run the OC held on May 3, 2014.
SHORTSTOP is a juvenile crime diversion program of the Orange County Bar Foundation and for the past 30 years it has diverted over 30,000 youth from the juvenile justice system. The
Foundation’s mission is to keep at-risk youth out of jail, in school, healthy and drug free through education, counseling and mentoring.
The John Wayne Cancer Foundation's(JWCF) mission is to bring courage, strength and grit to the fight against cancer. Register for the May 4, 2014 OC Marathon 5k, 1/2 marathon or full marathon and fundraise for JWCF to help fight cancer.
We Run Orange County’s Kids (We ROCK) is a nonprofit, public-service Youth Marathon Training Program serving Middle and High School students in Orange County focused on the proper
training for, and completion of, a 26.2 mile marathon. We ROCK enhances lives of OC teens by improving physical and psychological health, bolstering self-esteem, developing character and improving
Jessie Rees Foundation
The Jessie Rees Foundation was inspired by, OC resident, 12 year old Jessie Rees. Jessie was diagnosed with 2 inoperable brain tumors in March 2011 but choose to encourage other
kids fighting cancer instead of focusing on herself. She made JoyJars and shared her personal motto NEGU (Never Ever Give Up) with everyone. Jessie lost her fight, but left behind a
movement of compassion encouraging kids fighting cancer with JoyJars and NEGU.
Project Independence's mission is to promote civil rights for people with developmental disabilities through services which expand independence and choice. Since 1977,we have been providing
employment, independent living and positive behavior supports, setting the standard for excellence in community services. Our focus on Healthy Living encourages people to move more and make good
Junior League of Orange County
The Junior League of Orange County, California, Inc. is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, and improving the community through the
effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. The members of the JLOCC share a vision of a community in which the health, safety, and education of all individuals are promoted and
The mission of the Orange County Lacrosse Assoc. is to facilitate, develop and uphold the integrity of the sport of lacrosse in and around Orange County, to build up the character,
sportsmanship and athleticism of the participants, and to present and promote the sport of lacrosse in its community. The OCLA lays the ground work in efficiently managing league resources
throughout Orange County.
FACT Alliance is engaged in the fight against child trafficking. Our purpose is to raise funds to build safe houses, where the child victims of sexual exploitation can experience healing and
restoration. Our "Let's Respond" campaign is designed to inspire a global response towards eradicating modern day slavery.
Dental Care for Children
As a member of Team Dental Care for Children, you can walk or run to alleviate oral pain for children around the world! Dental Care for Children is a local non-profit dedicated to providing
free dental care for children in Orange County, Haiti, and Mexico who don’t have access to care. Together we can give these kids something to smile about!
Started in 2008 by Bonner Paddock, the OM Foundation vision is to empower children with disabilities and their families to live life beyond limits. Inspired by the thousands of children with disabilities, and living with cerebral palsy himself,
Bonner and OMF are dedicated to raising awareness and funds for vital programs.
Orange County Affiliate of Susan G. Komen®
The Orange County Affiliate of Susan G. Komen® is a local breast cancer organization providing mammography screening, breast cancer diagnostic assistance, breast health education,
and support programs for uninsured and underserved women in Orange County. 75% of the funds raised stay in Orange County; 25% goes to the Komen Global Research Fund.
Boys and Girls Club of Laguna Beach
The Boys & Girls Club of Laguna Beach has been enriching the lives of young people since 1954, and remains in the forefront of youth development for our community.
Our program philosophy is built around participation and positive reinforcement, which lead to a higher level of self-esteem.
The American Heart Association's Start Training program inspires people to create a culture of wellness while raising funds for vital research, education, and advocacy efforts that help the fight against cardiovascular disease and stroke! Whether you are a walker or runner, beginner or advanced, we will help you cross the finish line! Visit www.OCstarttraining.org for more information.