Charity
Charity Team Information

Thank you for your interest in bringing your Charity Team to the Santa Barbara Wine Country Half Marathon. We would be thrilled to welcome you to a Destination Races event and show you and your runners the beauty of some of this country’s finest wine regions in a new and exciting way.

Destination Races will provide your charity a specific number of race entries for the 2019 Wine Country Half Marathon Race Series for the purpose of your charity training and fundraising program.

Please email Dave Hussa if you would like to bring a charity team to the event!

National Charity Partner

American Cancer Society – DetermiNation Endurance Series


RELENTLESS TOGETHER.

The DetermiNation Endurance Series is the signature program for all American Cancer Society endurance events. Whether you run, bike, walk, or climb we have the right fit for you. Our running events are the backbone of our program. They will help you do the unthinkable, achieve what seems impossible, and change the course of cancer together. With unparalleled community support and inspiration every step of the way you will finish strong, for yourself and for those facing cancer.

Every mile you run will help us save lives, celebrate lives, and lead the fight for a world without cancer.

JOIN THE TEAM TO SAVE LIVES FROM CANCER

To reserve your spot for this event, register as a DetermiNation Endurance runner through this link. Then, you’ll set up your page through CrowdRise here.

The DetermiNation Endurance Series is the signature program for all American Cancer Society endurance events. 

GENERAL CONTACT INFORMATION

Paul Purdy: Strategic Director, Endurance Events
ACSEndurance@cancer.org

Call or Text: 412-223-7633

As a DetermiNation athlete, you will receive a race entry and enjoy these exclusive benefits*:
  • Exclusive DetermiNation apparel
  • Personal fundraising website
  • Support in choosing a training plan that is right for you
  • Race weekend amenities such as private gear check, team dinner, and post-event celebration
  • Social and fun environment
  • Opportunity to participate in honor or in memory of loved ones touched by cancer

 

*BENEFITS VARY BY RACE

Official Charity Partners
RUN FOR TEAM HEIFER

Team Heifer

Join Team Heifer for the Santa Barbara Wine Country Half Marathon and you’ll be helping a mother pay school fees for her children, or a hardworking father provide food and medicine for his family. With every step you take, you’re helping someone in need take a step towards self-reliance by supporting the work of Heifer International. Heifer International’s mission is to end hunger and poverty while caring for the Earth by facilitating community development, providing livestock, and training farmers in climate-smart agriculture and business skills. With you on our team we’ll reach our finish line is ending hunger and poverty!

 

Teammate Benefits Include:

  • Guaranteed Race Entry
  • Pre-Race Mooove It Motivation Celebration
  • Personal Fundraising Coach
  • Team Heifer Swag
  • Post-Event Celebration & Goodie Bag

Charity Partners

Since its formation, the Children’s Tumor Foundation has been crucial to the development of solid scientific data about the genetic disorder neurofibromatosis (NF). Thanks to the generosity of our donors and supporters, we are breaking through barriers and forging the pathway that will lead to a cure. Their mission is to drive research, expand knowledge, and advance care for the NF community.

Book Your Run-cation!
May 11, 2019

Santa Barbara and the adjoining Santa Ynez Valley offer the ideal destination running experience. Held in early May on Mother’s Day weekend, it’s the perfect time to visit this haven for outdoor recreation.

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Event Partners

We’re proud to partner with these great brands to bring you an incredible event experience. Whether you’re drenched in sweat, dressed in costume or immersed in music, you've worked hard to get there and deserve to have the best time possible.

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