Competing for fitness. Fundraising for NYC kids.
Title Sponsor Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) and convening charity Youth INC are excited to partner for the fourth consecutive year to host RBC Race for the Kids— a high energy day of family fun and athletics, all to benefit NYC youth!
RBC Race for the Kids NYC is jam-packed with activities for people of all ages and fitness levels. Run along the waterfront in the 5K Race, test your strength and endurance in The MSK Challenge, or visit the Family Fun Zone for kids’ runs, an obstacle course, rock climbing, face painting, and more!
Race for the Kids is an exciting series of 15 charitable runs supporting children’s causes in Australia, Canada, Hong Kong, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Trinidad & Tobago, the United Kingdom and the United States. Increasing in popularity every year, RBC Race for the Kids events have attracted more than 161,901 participants to date, and raised over $30MM for children’s charities around the world.
Through a unique venture philanthropy model, Youth INC transforms the lives of New York City youth by empowering the nonprofits that serve them. Since its founding in 1995, Youth INC has taken a uniquely holistic approach to address the many different needs of youth-serving nonprofits, from improving fundraising practices and building boards, to funding critical elements of infrastructure. By applying the best practices from the corporate and nonprofit sectors, Youth INC provides its partner nonprofits with the tools to achieve sustainable growth. Youth INC currently partners with 80 youth-serving nonprofits that collectively champion 220,000 NYC kids each year.LEARN MORE
Royal Bank of Canada is a global financial institution with a purpose-driven, principles-led approach to delivering leading performance. Our success comes from the 81,000+ employees who bring our vision, values and strategy to life so we can help our clients thrive and communities prosper. As Canada’s biggest bank, and one of the largest in the world based on market capitalization, RBC has a diversified business model with a focus on innovation and providing exceptional experiences to our 16 million clients in Canada, the U.S. and 34 other countries. Learn more at rbc.com.
We are proud to support a broad range of community initiatives through donations, community investments and employee volunteer activities. See how at http://www.rbc.com/community-