Quicksilver Running Club
Running with mountain lions since 1983
To this date, from all our races, we have donated over $100,000 to numerous organizations and charities. Previous recipients of these donations include the following:
AchieveKids schools provide individualized and multi-disciplinary programs that deliver special education, mental health, and family support services for students ages 5 to 22 that have complex and often severe developmental, emotional, and behavioral challenges.
Bay Area Women's sport initiative (BAWSI) provides powerful interventions for the most vulnerable children in our communities in the form of ACCESS©. Our programs focus on proven factors that help increase resiliency in children living with adversity.
JDRF leads the global type 1 diabetes research effort to keep people healthy and safe until we find a cure for the disease.
Sempervirens Fund is California’s oldest land trust and the only organization dedicated exclusively to protecting the redwood forests of the Santa Cruz Mountains.
The Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District (aka MidPen) is a regional greenbelt system in the San Francisco Bay Area. It is comprised of over 62,000 acres of land in 26 open space preserves protected for public enjoyment, making a preserve system of diverse and unparalleled beauty in one of the largest metropolitan areas in the country.
Santa Clara Valley Open Space Authority The primary goal of the Open Space Authority is the preservation of undeveloped land in its natural state. Achieving this goal requires a systematic approach both to acquiring lands and managing them in a sound ecological manner.
The Umunhum Conservancy is a non-profit corporation dedicated to the preservation and restoration of Mt. Umunhum and its historic Radar Tower.
Quicksilver Running Club of San Jose is a 501(c) (4) nonprofit tax exempt organization