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:
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.
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.
Quicksilver Running Club of San Jose is a 501(c) (4) nonprofit tax exempt organization