Charity Challenge

The charity challenge is at the heart of the Philly Mayor's Cup. Each year, teams challenge each other to raise the most money for the charity of their choice, with the winner earning an additional $2000 from our Charity Challenge sponsor, Independence Blue Cross. The standings from each year are below:

 

2019

$67,690.40 total

p>1. Lez Run & The Philadelphia Frontrunners for William Way Community Center ($27,290.97)
2. Fishtown Beer Runners for Legacy of Hope ($18,521.00)
3. Northeast Beer Runners for SPIN ($5,246.00)
4. Passyunk Beer & Java Runners for ACCT Philadelphia ($3,654.18)
5. Pennypack Trail Runners for B the Person ($2,254.56)
6. Second Street Running Society for Think Pink for Pat ($2,031.00)
7. Torresdale Beer Runners for River North ($2,007.00)
8. Point Breeze Runners for PAWS ($1,247.00)
9. Furthur Training & Racing for Special Olympics PA ($1,025.00)
10. Manayunk Beer Runners for North Light Community Center ($1,000.00)
11. South Philly Striders for Women Against Abuse ($545.00)
12. Philly Runners for Schuylkill River Development ($535.00)
13. November Project for Fairmount Park Conservancy ($526.69)
14. Back on My Feet for Back on My Feet ($428.00)
15. Chasing Trail for Friends of Wissahickon ($416.00)
16. Independence Blue Cross for Fred's Footsteps($290.00)
17. Philadelphia Bucknell Cross Country Alumni Club for Support Center for Child Advocates ($285.00)
18.  DetermiNation for American Cancer Society ($165.00)
19. Team Philly for Students Run Philly Style ($85.00)
20. West Philly Runners for The Woodlands ($78.00)
21. Team Humane League for Team Humane League ($55.00)
22. Philadelphia Runner Track Club for Back on My Feet ($5.00)

 

2018

$50,441.89 total

1. Lez Run & the Philadelphia Frontrunners for William Way Community Center ($20,806.47)
2. Fishtown Beer Runners for American Cancer Society ($10,486.50)
3. West Philly Runners for The Woodlands ($3,822.79)
4. Torresdale Beer Runners for SeanStrong ($3,103.44)
5. Pennypack Trail Runnres for Project Give Back ($2,479.69)
6. Point Breeze Runners for Point Breeze Clean Streets ($1,745.00)
7. Rock n' Run for Access Fund ($1,717.50)
8. Second Street Running Society for You Matter ($1,394.00)
9. Manayunk Beer Runners for North Light Community Center ($1,041.00)
10. Chasing Trail for Friends of Wissahickon ($799.50)
11. South Philly Striders for Women Against Abuse ($650.00)
12. DetermiNation for American Cancer Society ($460.00)
13. Philly Runners on Schuylkill River Development ($410.00)
14. Back on My Feet for Back on My Feet ($330.00)
15. Phialadelphia Bucknell Cross Country Alumni for Support Center for Child Advocates ($330.00)
16. Ben Franklin Mob Hash House Harriers for Fairmount Park Conservancy ($255.00)
17. Passyunk Beer & Java Runners for Fairmount Park Conservancy ($105.00)
18. Manayunk Run Club for Friends of Wissahickon ($85.00)
19. Students Run Philly Style for Students Run Philly Style ($80.00)
20. Team RWB for Team RWB ($70.00)
21. Breakaway Bikes for Attic Youth Center ($65.00)
22. Black Men Run for Akoma Rites of Passage ($50.00)
23. Team Humane League for Team Humane League ($50.00)
24. Team Philly for Students Run Philly Style ($45.00)
25. November Project for Fairmount Park Conservancy ($36.00)
26. Achilles for Bookin' for Lookin ($25.00)
27. Independence Blue Cross for Back on My Feet ($20.00)
28. Philadelphia Runner Track Club for Back on My Feet ($15.00)

2017

$24,677.09 total

1. Fishtown Beer Runners for Ella's Retreat ($6,046.83)
2. Lez Run for William Way Community Center ($4,763.00)
3. Torresdale Beer Runners for Eleventh Hour Racing ($4,041.22)
4. West Philly Runners for The Woodlands ($2,769.16)
5. Pennypack Trail Runners for Operation Give Back ($1,567.19)
6. Second Street Running Society for You Matter ($1,220.00)
7. Rock n' Run for Access Fund ($1,100.00)
8. Manayunk Beer Runners for North Light Community Center ($411.00)
9. South Philly Striders for Women Against Abuse ($410.00)
10. Independence Blue Cross for Team RWB ($375.00)
11. Philly Runners for Schuylkill River Development ($330.00)
12. Back on My Feet for Back on My Feet ($326.00)
13. Chasing Trail for Philabundance ($210.00)
14. DetermiNation for American Cancer Society ($193.00)
15. Ben Franklin Hash House Harriers for Fairmount Park Conservancy ($144.69)
16. hg Run Club for Project Home ($125.00)
17. Students Run Philly Style for Students Run Philly Style ($110.00)
18. Team Humane League for Team Humane League ($100.00)
19. Passyunk Beer & Java Runners for Fairmount Park Conservancy ($95.00)
20. November Project for Fairmount Park Consercancy ($65.00)
21. Philadelphia Runner Track Club for Back on My Feet ($50.00)
22. Team Philly for Students Run Philly Style ($50.00)
23. Achilles for Bookin for Lookin ($45.00)
24. Point Breeze Runners for Christian Street YMCA ($40.00)

2016

$16,339.99 total

1. Chasing Trail for Philabundance ($4,227.53)
2. Fishtown Beer Runners for National Kidney Foundation ($3,997.00)
3. Torresdale Beer Runners for Friends of Pennypack Park ($3,012.00)
4. South Philly Striders for Women Against Abuse ($759.00)
5. Lez Run for Mazzoni Center ($510.38)
6. Back on My Feet for Back On My Feet (453.00)
7. Achilles for Foundation Fighting Blindness ($450.00)
8. Point Breeze Runners for Christian Street YMCA ($414.00)
9. Independence Blue Cross for Team RWB ($380.00)
10. Philly Runners for Schuylkill River Development ($365.00)
11. DetermiNation for American Cancer Society ($326.00)
12. Team Humane League for Team Humane League ($310.00)
13. Team Philly for Students Run Philly Style ($231.00)
14. Breakaway Bikes for Make the World Better ($230.00)
15. November Project for Fairmount Park Conservancy (135.08)
16. Students Run Philly Style for Students Run Philly Style ($125.00)
17. HPP Runners for March of Dimes ($100.00)
18. Passyunk Beer and Java Runner for Back on My Feet ($80.00)
19. Ben Franklin Mob Hash House Harriers for Fairmount Park Conservancy ($75.00)
20. West Philly Runners for Open Streets PHL ($65.00)
21. Shack Track & Field for Girls on the Run ($45.00)
22. Team RWB for Small Steps in Speech ($25.00)
23. Philadelphia Runner Track Club for Students Run Philly Style  ($10.00)
24. Run Germantown for One Less Foundation ($5.00)

2015

$9,817.12 total

1. South Philly Striders for Women Against Abuse ($2,435.00)
2. Fishtown Beer Runners for VBA Scholarship Fund ($2,310.00)
3. Achilles for Monster Milers ($985.52)
4. Torresdale Beer Runners for Pennypack Park ($916.00)
5. Independence Blue Streaks for Team RWB ($900.00)
6. Chasing Trail for Philabundance ($900.00)
7. Philly Runners for Schuylkill River Development ($377.00)
8. Ben Franklin Mob Hash House Harriers for Back on My Feet ($340.00)
9. Back on My Feet for Back on My Feet ($307.00)
10. Monster Milers for Achilles ($198.10)
11. HPP Runners for March of Dimes ($195.00)
12. Team Philly for Students Run Philly Style ($70.00)
13. Students Run Philly Style for Students Run Philly Style ($60.00)
14. Fairmount Running Club for Fairmount Park Conservancy ($52.50)
15. Lez Run for Students Run Philly Style ($35.00)
16. November Project for Fairmount Park Conservancy ($35.00)
17. Philly Surge for Girls on the Run ($35.00)
18. Point Breeze Runners for Newbold Neighbors Association ($35.00)
19. DetermiNation for American Cancer Society ($31.00)
20. Team Humane League for Humane League ($30.00)
21. Passyunk Beer and Java Runners for Back on My Feet ($20.00)
22. Penn Running Club for 12+ ($5.00)
23. Shack Track & Field for Clothes-Pin ($5.00)