Become an HRC Athlete for Equality

Join HRC's Team in the New York City Marathon!

The Human Rights Campaign Foundation (HRCF) is proud to announce that we have joined the 2024 TCS New York City Marathon's Charity Partner program and have been awarded 10 bibs! We are thrilled about the opportunity to have 10 runners represent the HRCF in one of the world's most notable races. If you want to join our fight for equality while pushing yourself like you've never thought possible, please apply to be on our team!

We are now accepting applications for runners who want to participate in the New York City Marathon on Sunday, November 3rd, 2024!

Benefits include:

  • Guaranteed marathon entry
  • A training plan (for all levels that can be redesigned to meet your needs)
  • Your own personal fundraising page, and;
  • Athletes for Equality running gear

The Human Rights Campaign Foundation improves the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ+) people by working to increase understanding and encourage the adoption of LGBTQ-inclusive policies and practices. We build support for LGBTQ people among families and friends, co-workers and employers, pastors and parishioners, doctors and teachers, neighbors, and the general public. HRC works to enhance the lived experiences of LGBTQ+ people and their families by changing hearts and minds across America and around the globe.
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Completing an application does not guarantee a spot. The application will be live until Friday, April 26th, 2024.

Please contact Jody Willmott, Development Manager, at, with questions or needs. Thank you for your interest and support of HRCF!

Thank you in advance for participating in this program and supporting the Human Rights Campaign. We can't win equality without you.

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