The Hot Chocolate 15/5k: America's sweetest race! All runners are encouraged to run in this race. Participatnts will reveieve a goodie bag at the finish line. The Ronald McDonald House Charities is the official charity partner for this series.
The Color Run: Although the Color RUn is not a charity nor a non-profit, they have donated over $3 million to charity since 2012. They have 5k events all over the US. Runners come decked out in all white clothes. At every 1k they are blased with (safe and edible) colored powder. This race has drawn so many participants. Sign up while you can!
Denver Gorilla Run: This run is silly and fun. Everyone dresses up in gorilla suits and runs/walks/bikes the 5k. The event alone rases around $85,000 to support the Mountain Gorilla Conservation Fund. It is a shame that this event is only in Denver!
Rock 'n' Roll Marathon Series: This race rocks! At every mile, a live band entertains runneres. At the end, artists like Putbull and Flo Riba headline. This series has raised more than $267 million for numerous causes such as American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals and the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.
Women's Health Run 10 Feed 10: If you run 10k you feed 10 Americans! The main even is in NYC but 10 other cities also participate. If your city is not listed, simply run your own course! This run funds teh FEED foundation.