Team Mission United
RUNNING FOR A CAUSE
United Way of Long Island is an Official Charity Partner of the TCS New York City Marathon. United Way's Team Mission United is a dedicated group of competitive and recreational athletes who run 26.2 miles to raise funds for Mission United, which supports the 95,000+ Long Island veterans and military members. This year, funds raised also support UNITED TOGETHER to support families who have been affected by the current health and economic crisis.
While the TCS New York City Marathon for this year has been cancelled, Team Mission United runners' are continuing their fundraising efforts. Their journeys will culminate in a virtual run on Sunday, November 1, 2020 as well as competing in next year's New York City Marathon.
Since its inception in 2016, Team Mission United runners have raised over $100,000.
Mission United is a critical program of United Way that focuses on supporting veterans’ services. This includes the areas of employment readiness & training, emergency financial assistance, case management support and housing development.
UNITED TOGETHER was established to address the needs of families affected by the heath and economic crisis.
MEET THE RUNNERS
Team Mission United runners commit to fundraising a minimum of $3,000.
Runners receive special benefits, including:
Entry into the TCS New York City Marathon • GoFundMe Charity fundraising page • Team Shirt • Personalized story about runner's journey • Assistance with ask letters and/or matching funds from workplace • Content for social media • Tips from past and current team members • Individualized press release • Individual webpage on United Way's website
HELP TEAM MISSION UNITED RAISE $25,000
THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS