Loading Events

Sunday, November 04, 2018


All Day


New York City

Share this Event

The 2018 TCS New York City Marathon

Join The Fortune Society marathon team – The Fortune Flyers – and run to help individuals with justice involvement thrive after incarceration.

Guarantee your spot in this premier race and support our mission.

If you are interested in joining our team, please fill out this application and send to Parice Grant at pgrant@fortunesociety.org or call 347.510.3448. The deadline is September 13.

If you run with us, we will:

  • Provide you with guaranteed entry to the 2018 TCS New York City Marathon, as well as a donation page where your loved ones can donate in your name and you can follow your progress.
  • Fundraise with you. We will provide you with a Runners Tool Kit to help you take your fundraising to the next level. Additionally, our amazing staff is available to answer your questions.
  • Raise money to help us provide vital services and advocate for alternatives to incarceration. The money you raise will help strengthen Fortune’s vital programs, including education, health, housing, substance abuse treatment, and employment services for previously incarcerated individuals. It will also enable us to continue to advocate for an equitable and conscionable criminal justice system.
  • Provide an unforgettable experience. Our team is committed to making your experience as a Fortune Flyer one that you will remember fondly forever.

You get:

  • A fundraising toolkit
  • An exclusive The Fortune Society t-shirt
  • Direct access to running coaches
  • A Fortune cheering section on race day
  • A pre-race pasta dinner with your teammates and representatives from Fortune’s leadership

An avid runner who is interested in supporting successful reentry for individuals with justice involvement.

We require all of our runners to raise or donate a minimum of $3,000 to The Fortune Society by race day (November 4, 2018). If we do not receive $3,000 in donations made in your name by that date, we will charge the credit card provided with the remaining balance.

All runners are responsible for the NYRR entry fee.

Learn how Fortune Society can help you