United Half Marathon 2024

Save the date: March 17

United Airlines NYC Half Marathon

This 13.1-mile journey begins in Brooklyn, making its way over the historic Manhattan Bridge and FDR Drive. Runners also get the unique opportunity to run through Times Square (only 1 of 2 times that it is closed each year!) and finishing in Central Park.

As a Cares Champion, you join a dynamic crew of athletes who participate in the endurance events they love while making New
York City a better place for their neighbors in need. These dedicated fundraisers help raise more than $65,000 annually for New York Cares to improve education, meet immediate needs, and revitalize public spaces.

Fundraising Minimum: $1,000


Cares Champions Benefits

  • Guaranteed entry to 2024 NYC Half
  • Opportunity to raise vital funds to make an impact on the community with NYC’s largest volunteer network
  • Customized fundraising plan with New York Cares’ staff manager
  • Personalized fundraising webpage
  • Regular tracking emails, including milestone recognition and race day reminders
  • Features on various social media and communications outlets
  • Custom New York Cares swag bag including race day shirt