2023 SFM Official Charity Partners

The San Francisco Marathon is committed to supporting the community we love by partnering with those organizations who share our care for the San Francisco residents and visitors who come to enjoy our city! Thanks to our amazing runners, our charity program continues to grow and support a wide variety of charitable organizations each year.

Committed 2 Community

Committed 2 Community is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to helping improve the lives of people in the San Francisco community and beyond, especially under-served populations.  We have partnered with our charitable giving partners primarily fundraising through local events. For more information on C2C, please email

San Francisco Recreation and Parks

The San Francisco Recreation and Park Department administers more than 220 parks, playgrounds, and open spaces, including two outside the city limits– Camp Mather in Yosemite Valley and Sharp Park in Pacifica, Calif.

The SF park system includes 25 recreation centers, nine swimming pools, five golf courses and numerous tennis courts, ball diamonds, soccer fields and other sports venues. Further Park & Recreation department’s responsibilities are the Marina Yacht Harbor, the San Francisco Zoo, and Lake Merced.

Their staff members are diverse, committed, and talented recreation and park professionals, from gardeners, foresters, and recreation leaders to park patrol officers, custodians, electricians, painters, and more.

The San Francisco Recreation & Parks Department’s mission is to provide enriching recreational activities, maintain beautiful parks and preserve the environment for the well-being of our diverse community. They are a crucial component of making San Francisco a perfect city for our Marathon!

We encourage SF Marathon registered and interested runners and those who support them to consider making a small donation to SF Recreation & Parks! There are also tons of great opportunities to join their team as a volunteer!

To learn more about The San Francisco Recreation and Park Department Visit the SF Parks site.

Share Our Strength (No Kid Hungry)

No child should go hungry in America. But millions of kids in the United States live with hunger. No Kid Hungry is working to end childhood hunger by helping launch and improve programs that give all kids the healthy food they need to thrive. This is a problem we know how to solve. 

No Kid Hungry is a campaign of Share Our Strength, an organization committed to ending hunger and poverty. Click here to get involved!

Partnership FAQ

Interested in becoming a 2023 charity partner of the San Francisco Marathon? Apply Here