Run with Team PENCIL


Help Connect More Students to Success

Registration is now closed for the 2020 United Airlines NYC Half Marathon

Please consider donating to support this year’s runners!

If you are already registered for the race and would like to raise funds for PENCIL, please contact Lauren Carll at


Run the 2020 TCS NYC Marathon with PENCIL!

Our application will open in March. Running with Team PENCIL gives you the opportunity to help New York City public school students develop their career skills and achieve their goals.

Race Details

  • Sunday, November 1, 2020, 8:00AM
  • Fundraising Commitment: $2,500
  • Race Registration: $255 for NYRR Members / $295 for non-Members / $358 for non-U.S. residents

As a member of Team PENCIL, you will be joining a community of active philanthropists who are passionate about raising funds in support of PENCIL’s mission and meeting their own personal fitness goals. Spots are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Join us and run on behalf of New York City public school students.

All Team PENCIL members will receive:

  • Guaranteed entry into the 2020 TCS NYC Marathon
  • PENCIL swag
  • A personal, online tool to track your fundraising progress and help you meet your goal
  • Individualized support and advice from a team of professional fundraisers
  • A community of like-minded peers to help keep you motivated throughout your race training
  • The opportunity to help deserving NYC youth to reach their college and career goals

If you are interested in joining Team PENCIL, please contact Lauren Carll at for more information. Deadline to register is Thursday, September 17, 2020.

Your support can help PENCIL unlock the possibilities by engaging thousands more students in programs that open eyes, open minds, and open doors.

PENCIL is proud to be an Official Charity Partner of the 2020 TCS NYC Marathon.