San Francisco Marathon Exceeds Fundraising Goal by 70% for Charity with GoFundraise Partnership
September 7, 2023
/ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ – The annual San Francisco Marathon, in partnership with online fundraising platform GoFundraise, proudly announced today that they’ve exceeded their fundraising goal by an impressive 70% for non-profit organizations.
Participants could choose to fundraise for the Marathon’s partner charities or from the wide range of charities available on the GoFundraise platform.
Marie, a representative from the San Francisco Marathon, expressed her joy towards the event’s participants and fundraisers. “We are incredibly proud of the generosity and commitment displayed by our runners and supporters,” she stated. “Each year, we aim to contribute positively to the communities that support us, and this year’s results show how deeply our marathon community cares about making a real difference.”
The partnership with GoFundraise proved integral to the marathon’s fundraising success. GoFundraise, a platform that facilitates online fundraising for charity events, provided the necessary resources and infrastructure for the marathon’s fundraising initiatives.
“We’re thrilled to have played a role in the San Francisco Marathon’s achievement,” said Stuart Finlayson, CEO and Co-Founder of GoFundraise. “Their success not only reflects the power of community collaboration but also showcases how modern fundraising techniques can significantly increase charitable donations. We look forward to our continued partnership.”
The money raised will provide crucial funding to a diverse range of charities, helping them continue their invaluable work within the community.
About the San Francisco Marathon
Now in it’s 46th year the San Francisco Marathon is an annual event that attracts runners from all around the globe, giving them the opportunity to run across the Golden Gate Bridge the marathon also has a strong focus on community service and charitable giving. Close to 30,000 runners take part each year.
GoFundraise is a cutting-edge online fundraising platform that empowers individuals, nonprofits, and corporations to raise funds for charitable causes. With a user-friendly interface and innovative features, GoFundraise creates seamless and effective fundraising campaigns that connect supporters with the causes they care about most.
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