commit to a cause!

The Rite Aid Cleveland Marathon has a long-standing commitment to the charitable community and has provided an extremely profitable avenue for non-profit organizations to raise money throughout its long history. To date, over 2.1 million dollars has been donated to charities.

Our Race it Forward Charity Program allows organizations of all sizes and interests to raise funds in an exciting way. Our team will provide your charity with the tools and knowledge you will need to create a fundraising vehicle around the Rite Aid Cleveland Marathon, Half Marathon, 10k and 5k. We are determined to make this program a positive experience for both the charities and their runners.

All charities are welcome to participate. Whether your goal is to walk or sprint across the finish line, the Rite Aid Cleveland Marathon, Half Marathon, 10k and 5k is proud to have you participate.

Set your fundraising and athletic goals and work to achieve them together. This is a one-of-a-kind teambuilding experience that will create lasting memories and relationships.

Please click below to view our 2019 Charity Partners. We are now accepting submissions for 2020. Please check back for the application.

View our 2019 Charity Partners

Coming Soon:  Cleveland Marathon Race it Forward Charity Program 2020