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Through Hope Water International, you and your community can create life-changing results for communities around the world.

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2018 Grand Rapids Marathon

(October 21, 2018) Founded in 2004, the Metro Health Grand Rapids Marathon delivers a fun, highly personal, authentic race experience with a full 26.2, half 13.1, and a 26.2 relay.

$146,231raised so far

2018 Detroit Marathon

(October 20-21, 2018) Join Us For Our 40th Anniversary! We have an event for you whether you are ready for the full 26.2, a 13.1 half, a 5K, a one mile Kids Run, or want to join a group and do a 26.2 relay.

$82,540raised so far

2018 Sleeping Bear Marathon

(October 6, 2018) A scenic marathon, half marathon, and 5k run/walk in the heart of the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore.

$27,139raised so far

2018 Other Events

For those who give 'hope' through another race, event, or campaign.

$26,377raised so far

2019 Walt Disney World Marathon

(January 9-13, 2019) Take part in a series of races that are as memorable as they are magical—with every mile jam-packed with Disney Characters, entertainment and more!

$24,683raised so far

2018 General Donations

$13,098raised so far

2018 Muncie 70.3 Ironman

(July 14, 2018) The Ironman 70.3 Muncie takes place in the welcoming heart of America's rust belt and offers a family-friendly environment.

$8,095raised so far

2018 Bayshore Marathon

(May 26, 2018) Celebrating its 36th Anniversary, the Bayshore Marathon has become a “must run” for runners throughout the Midwest and beyond. Many runners return year after year to enjoy the scenic courses which run along the shores of beautiful Grand Traverse Bay. Hosted by Traverse City Track Club, Bayshore features a 10K, half marathon and full marathon.

$6,891raised so far

Marine Corp Marathon

(October 28, 2018) Hosted in the nation's capital with the start and finish in Arlington, VA, the Marine Corps Marathon offers an unparalleled journey through the most recognizable landmarks in our country. Begin the run situated between the Pentagon and Arlington National Cemetery, continue through Rosslyn before journeying into the District to tour Georgetown and the National Mall on the way to 'beating the bridge.' Enter Arlington and pass the Pentagon, tour Crystal City, and finish uphill (you read that right) at the Marine Corps War Memorial.

$5,360raised so far

2018 Assenmacher

(August 19, 2018) Started in 1980, the Assenmacher 100 is a fun ride through the farmland and villages of mid-Michigan. With routes of 20, 34, 56, 66, and 100 miles, there are courses for experienced cyclists as well as the casual rider.

$3,625raised so far

2018 Brooksie Way

(September 23, 2018) The Brooksie Way, which began in 2008, is one of the Midwest’s premier road races, drawing runners and walkers from across Michigan and other states to Oakland County.

$2,450raised so far

The Pipeline 2018

In Africa, the pipes are what carry clean water from deep underground to the people we serve. Without these pipes, clean water can not flow. In the same way, without the operational or backend functions of this organization, our mission can not flow.

$1,750raised so far

Spartan Race

(September 22-23, 2018) Spartan Race is making its long awaited Michigan debut at the Iconic Michigan International Speedway. The track and its surrounding property boasts 1,400 acres of terrain. As one of the flatter courses on the Spartan circuit, expect a quick, obstacle-heavy course, placing an even bigger burden on obstacle failures and the time spent destroying burpees. After all, it's only fitting that this "Speedway" provide a fast and furious race.

$1,125raised so far

Pledge Your Birthday

Pledge your birthday and help change lives. It’s easy. Instead of gifts, ask for donations.

$890raised so far

2019 Ironman 70.3 Traverse City

(August 25, 2019) Known as the Cherry Capital of the World, Traverse City is excited to host the inaugural Ironman 70.3 Traverse City race in 2019. The race consists of a 1.2 mile swim in West Grand Traverse Bay, a 56 mile bike through Leelanau County and Benzie County, and a 13.1 mile run along Boardman Lake, finishing on Front Street in the heart of downtown Traverse City.

$745raised so far

2019 Cowtown Marathon

(February 24, 2019) Celebrating over 40 years, The Cowtown Marathon is the largest multi-race event in North Texas. Named “Top Ten” 10K and Half Marathon nationally, The Cowtown Marathon is legendary with some of the coolest swag you will ever receive from a major race.

$100raised so far

Los Angeles Marathon

(March 18, 2018) From the "Stadium to the Sea." Over 25,000 athletes from all 50 states and more than 63 countries will set out from Dodger Stadium to accomplish a personal dream by reaching the Finish Line in Santa Monica.

$100raised so far

Bull of the Woods Trail Race

(September 15, 2018)

$25raised so far

Boston Marathon

(April 16, 2018)

$0raised so far

Big Fish Triathlon

(June 16, 2018)

$0raised so far

2018 CRIM

(August 24-25, 2018) For runners and walkers of all levels and ages, the 2018 Crim Festival of Races has it all! The streets of downtown Flint will once again be packed for the city's biggest celebration of the year.

$0raised so far