Charity Race Slots
The 2020 Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon will feature a number of charity partners that have race spots available to the public.
Each charity provides their own requirements for entry into the race, primarily through a fundraising program. This is a great way to guarantee your entry into the race and help a worthy cause in the process.
Check out our confirmed 2020 Escape From Alcatraz Triathlon charities below. If you are interested in racing for one of these charities, please contact the charity directly via their respective websites linked here. They each have a limited number of slots, so contact them early to secure your spot!
SILVER LEVEL CHARITY PARTNERS
The Challenged Athletes Foundation® (CAF) is the world leader in helping people with physical challenges lead active, healthy lifestyles. CAF believes that participation in physical activity at any level increases self-esteem, encourages independence and enhances quality of life. Since 1994, more than $70 million has been raised and over 11,000 funding requests from people with physical challenges in all 50 states and dozens of countries have been satisfied. CAF’s mission is clear: give opportunities and support to those with the desire to live active, athletic lifestyles.
Make your race even more meaningful by joining Team Save the Children!
Save the Children is an international children’s relief organization coming up on our 100th birthday! By fundraising with us, you are helping to provide children with what they deserve – a healthy start, the opportunity to learn, and protection from harm. Working in over 120 countries including the United States, we focus on programs involving literacy, health & nutrition, hunger, and so much more. Your race means bringing a better future to children here at home and around the world!
The Organization for Autism Research (OAR) is the only autism charity that focuses solely on applied research. Funds raised directly support research and programs that help parents, families, and educators in the autism community on a daily basis. Guarantee your entry with the TRI FOR AUTISM. Raise Money. Fund Research. Change Lives.
BRONZE LEVEL CHARITY PARTNER
The Brain Aneurysm Foundation is the globally recognized leader in brain aneurysm awareness, education, support, advocacy and research funding. TeamCindy™ honors the life of Cindy Sherwin who lost her life at age 33 to a brain aneurysm rupture while training for an Ironman. TeamCindy™ is a fundraising arm of the Brain Aneurysm Foundation.
Real Options for City Kids, or R.O.C.K. for short, is an award-winning nonprofit organization providing San Francisco children with positive opportunities. R.O.C.K. offers sports and fitness, community service, learning enrichment, leadership training and outdoor adventure programs for girls and boys ages 6 – 17 who need it the most. The mission of R.O.C.K. is to nurture the healthy development of children by listening attentively to their needs and by providing opportunities to those who might not otherwise have access.
We are dedicated to providing immediate financial assistance and lifetime support to post-9/11 combat wounded, critically ill and catastrophically injured members of all branches of the U.S. Armed Forces and their families. SFF delivers the resources they need during recovery and transition back to their communities, working to ensure no one is left behind.
The Semper Fi Fund is exceptionally rated among veteran nonprofits: We pledge to stay by the service member’s side throughout recovery, to help that service member as they transition back home. We have consistently received an A+ from CharityWatch, one of only two veteran nonprofits to receive this rating, and nine consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator, plus a Platinum Seal of Transparency from Guidestar.