Run for a Reason

Join the charity team that inspires you to run for a reason in the 2017 DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon.

The Run For A Reason Charity Program presented by Bank of America is a platform for passionate individuals to fundraise and raise awareness for meaningful causes close to their hearts while achieving their fitness goals. At P3R events, we create experiences where passion and purpose come together and the running and philanthropic communities connect. Join our 100+ charity community that has raised over $9.1 million since 2009. No matter your cause, anyone can run for a reason!

The Run For a Reason Charity program is proudly

 

Charity Runner Information

Registration is now OPEN for the DICK'S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon race weekend of events. Earn your FREE race entry with your fundraising commitment to a participating official charity below. Click here to register.

Don't see the cause you want to run for below? Email us at runforareason@p3r.org and we'll help you get started. 

Note: Race entries are not included for causes not listed below and must be purchased separately from creating a fundraising page.

Nonprofit Information

New organizations take part by participating as a contributing charity. Contributing charity registration is now OPEN for the 2017 fundraising season. All of our 2017 participating nonprofits are listed on our CrowdRise event page. If you are interested in receiving program information for the 2017 season, please click here to fill out our interest form. 

Note: Race entries are not included for contributing charities and must be purchased separately from creating a fundraising page.

To learn more about the charity program and how to become an official charity, please click here to read our contributing charity program overview, or email us at runforareason@p3r.org

Share Your Story

 Every runner has a story of how they got to that race day moment, and many of those stories involve runners who inspire each other and their community by running for a cause. Are you one of those runners? If  you are participating in the 2017 DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon race weekend for a special cause, person or reason, we want to know it! Share your story for a chance to be a featured Charity  Runner! 

 

 

2017 Run for a Reason Charities presented by Bank Of America 

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