RUNNING FOR A REASON:
By the Numbers 1,620,000,000 Amount, in US dollars, that race events raised for charity in the United States in 2014
Amount, in millions, raised solely through the Charity Challenge at Scotiabank-sponsored marathons in 2014, for more than 400 charities nationwide
Number of dollars that charity runner Joe Mauko hopes to raise for cancer research
Number, in hundreds of thousands, of registered Canadian charities that can benefit from the fundraising and awareness-raising support of runners
Number of charities participating in the Scotiabank Vancouver Half Marathon and 5K Race
Amount, in millions, raised by the Army Run for Soldier On and the Military Families Fund
Pounds lost by Joe Mauko, since he began running for charity
Runners at the 2014 Mississauga Marathon who fundraised as part of Team World Vision
Amount, in millions, raised by the Canada Running Series in 2014, supporting more than 330 charitable organizations nationwide
Amount, in millions, raised by One Fund Boston, a charity created to help victims of the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombings
Number of hours, in billions, volunteers contribute each year to charitable organizations in a variety of capacities
Dollars raised for charities at the 2014 Banque du Scotia Montreal 21K
Year that the first Color Run was held
Number of charity runners that participated in the 2014 BMO Vancouver Marathon
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Number of Britons who ran for charity in 2013
Year that the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society launched Team in Training
Amount that Team in Training has raised since lacing up their first shoe
Dollars the Color Run has raised since it began in 2012.
The year National Running Day kicked off, encouraging runs everywhere to show their passion for the sport.
number of registered Canadian charities that can benefit from the fundraising and awareness raising support of runner.
Number of hours volunteers contribute each year to charitable organizations in a variety of capacities.
Number of people it takes to make a difference
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