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Due to the overwhelming response, we are no longer accepting invitations

Run with Team Fair Shake

A Fair Shake for Youth is proud to be an official charity partner of the 2024 TCS New York City Marathon. Join Team Fair Shake to run this iconic 26.2 mile race, accomplish an amazing goal and raise funds that will help some of New York City's poorest kids.


A Fair Shake for Youth helps underserved NYC middle schoolers build greater empathy and self-esteem through a structured, hands-on program with therapy dogs.As they make the dogs successful they build the skills and behaviors they need to succeed in and out of school and in life.  Learn more about our work. 


Benefits and Requirements

  • Commit to raise $4,000 by Wednesday October 30th

  • Pay the Race Registration Fee directly to New York Road Runners ($255 for NYRR Members and $295 for non-NYRR Members)

  • Receive guaranteed entry in the 2024 TCS NYC Marathon

  • Ongoing fundraising assistance from A Fair Shake for Youth

  • A personalized fundraising page

  • Official Fair Shake Team Jersey

  • Coaching advice from a Fair Shake volunteer who has completed 16 marathons including the World Major Marathons (NYC, London, Berlin, Tokyo Chicago and Boston) 

  • Access to a private Team Fair Shake What's App group

  • Fair Shake therapy dogs to cheer you on at the race!

  • Highest fundraiser has the opportunity for a therapy dog to visit at their workplace or to visit one of our school programs 

Questions about the 2024 TCS NYC Marathon, please check the NYRR site

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