AT THE CROSS LAPLAND MARATHON
WE INVEST IN THE COMMUNITIES WHERE WE LIVE AND WORK
Through our Official Charity Program, we provide invitational entries to the Cross Lapland Marathon to select non-profit organizations. Organizations use these entries to recruit athletes who pledge to raise funds for their cause. For selection into our Official Charity Program.
Most major charities have a set number of entry places in the Cross Lapland Marathon each year through the selection scheme. They allocate these places to runners on the basis that they will raise an agreed amount of money for the charity.
Run for a Charity:
How to apply for a charity entry?
You'll need to contact your chosen charity directly to see if they've got any places to offer you. So far if they have not been involved in the charity program they can register for qualifying to the entry.
Visit our charity bond for full details of charities that have guaranteed places at the Cross Lapland Marathon.
How & When to:
Apply for a charity entry?
You can register your interest with your charity at any time and they'll keep you up to date. or fill your pre-registration application and mark you would like to run for a charity. We will introduce and do the job for you.
How to :
Raise Money for your charity.
Once you’ve secured a charity place, set up your “My commitment to the community page” and let all your family and friends know who you’re running for. Set your page target based on the amount you need to raise for your charity place so people know what your goal is.
Organizations must meet the following criteria to be considered for our Official Charity Program:
The organization is a registered.
The organization is aligned with our mission.
Programs benefit your local community
The organization is not religious-based or political.
You must provide an overview of the organization (mission, population, and geographic area served, etc.) and an explanation regarding how the work of the organization meets the criteria of our Official Charity Program. This must be mentioned in a letter of intent not longer than two pages.
ATHLETES INTERESTED IN PARTICIPATING IN THE CLM ON BEHALF OF OUR OFFICIAL CHARITY PROGRAM
If you do not have a current CLM Marathon qualifying time for your gender and age group, you may be interested in participating in the CLM Marathon on behalf of a member of our Official Charity Program.
All members of our Official Charity Program receive invitational entries to the CLM Marathon that waive qualifying times.
To apply to participate in the CLM Marathon on behalf of a member of our Official Charity Program, please contact your organization of interest directly. Contact information for each organization can be found via the organization logos shown above or by clicking on this logo you will be redirected to their websites and contacts.
The coordinator for each member of our Official Charity Program will be able to provide you with information about their team’s application and selection process, fundraising deadlines and requirements.
If you have secured an entry into the CLM Marathon as a qualified athlete, you are also welcome to raise funds for a member of our Official Charity Program. Please contact the organization that you wish to raise funds for directly for information regarding joining their team.
The CLM does not have a program by which it provides individuals with invitational entries to the CLM Marathon so that they can participate in the event on behalf of the nonprofit organization of their choosing