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Run with TeamBRC to Break the Cycle of Homelessness

BRC to offer ten charity spots at the 2020 United Airlines Half Marathon
NYRR Charity Partner


The 2020 United Airlines NYC Half will take runners from around the city and the globe on a 13.1-mile tour of NYC. Led by a talent-packed roster of American and international elites, runners will stop traffic in the Big Apple this March.

There are still spots available to run at the NYC Half on Sunday, March 15, 2020!

By running in the NYC Half with BRC, you'll become a member of TeamBRC and run to raise funds to support our mission to reclaim lives lost.


Participants have a $1,000 fundraising minimum and will receive:

  • Guaranteed spot in the 2020 United Airlines NYC Half taking place March 15, 2020*

  • Free group training class provided by The Mile High Running Club**

  • A welcome kit with fundraising tips, best practices and other helpful information

  • BRC Thank You swag bag including a custom TeamBRC runner's t-shirt; water bottle, and towel

  • Fundraising and website assistance from BRC staff

  • A paperback copy of Mindful Running by Mackenzie L. Havey (endurance sports and mind-body health and fitness writer), provided by Bloombury Press***

Why run for BRC?

TeamBRC members run for BRC’s 29 life-saving programs throughout New York City, helping give a hand UP to individuals reclaiming their lives from homelessness, mental illness, and addiction. BRC serves close to 9,000 individuals a year by its programs, which include homeless outreach, stabilization programs, addiction intervention programs, workforce development, and supportive temporary and permanent housing for individuals and families coming out of shelters. BRC’s mission is Helping people reclaim lives lost: We restore hope and dignity by offering opportunities for health and self-sufficiency.

To Sign Up - Please send an email to with your name, contact information, and indication of interest, and BRC will be in contact to qualify you as a Charity Partner Runner. All indications of interest and registrations must be made before February 15th. 


*Participants must contact Miguel Guadalupe, Director of Donor Relations, at or  212-803-5739 prior to registering to become a fundraiser online.

** Group class is a one-time scheduled event at a Mile High Running Club Location for TeamBRC members participating in the NYC Half, limited to 15 spots. 

*** Based on availability, limit one per registered participant

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