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NOW ONLINE: Human Race

Sponsored by the Volunteer Center of Santa Cruz

  • Date: 05/09/2020 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM  
  • Location: Race begins and ends at Delaware Avenue and Swanton
    Santa Cruz, California 95060

In-person portion of event cancelled as of 03/18/2020. Online fundraising to continue.

Did you know the Human Race is actually an ONLINE fundraiser?

This year is the 40th anniversary, and while we started with paper pledge sheets in the 80’s, it has grown to a 6 week online fundraiser in 2020

Last year your fundraisers brought in over $250,000 for 90+ organizations and 80% of this was through using our online tools!

This year there may be new challenges and the celebration scheduled May 9th will not cap off fundraising this year. However, it’s the culmination of 6 weeks prior which can be held entirely online. We have been providing webinars for a few years as a training option and we are prepared to offer more online options for capacity raising skills like a 30 day social media plan, and powerful storytelling to share the amazing work the area nonprofits and agencies do every day. 

You are all a part of the Human Race, and it doesn’t even require meeting in person! We are here to help your organization meet your fundraising goals in this ever-changing online world. 

What is the Human Race?

The Human Race is a nationwide community fundraising event for nonprofit organizations, schools, and faith based organizations. The Santa Cruz County Race features a 6 week fundraising campaign.

Each year more than 100 teams reach out to the community to ask for support for the causes they champion. Together we rally more than 10,000 donors and 2000 participants.

Please visit for further information!

See you there!

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