The City of Newport News will hold their third annual One City Marathon next March. Organizers have announced the selection of the three local charities that will benefit from the event.
The three nonprofits were chosen out of 23 applicants and all provide youth development for the people of Newport News, they are:
As the selected charitable partners, they will benefit from promotion on the marathon website and through social media. Also they will be a part of the post-race celebration and online donation opportunities at race registration. Additionally, these organizations will be able to utilize a crowdfunding “Run for Free” program to raise money for their cause.
The Newport News One City Marathon will go down Sunday, March 12 and will also includes a health and wellness expo and other community events.