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Thank you to sponsors and beneficiaries of Meet Me Downtown 2017

Click here to meet the beneficiaries, sponsors, and partners of the TMC Meet Me Downtown Weekend! Thanks to you, we’re able to raise over $20,000 for these great local organizations! Our goal is simple: use running to make Tucson a better place to live, which is why the TMC Meet Me Downtown weekend is for everyone, form old to young & from speedsters to walkers and everything in between!

BEYOND-Tucson Foundation
This is the first year that the BEYOND-Foundation is the beneficiary of the Gabe Zimmerman Triple Crown.
Four key pillars that supports optimum physical and mental health:

EXPLORE: Getting outdoors and spending time in nature;
MOVE: Engaging in regular physical activity;
NOURISH: Eating healthy foods; and
CONNECT: Connecting with one another as a community.

Children’s Museum
Children’s Museum Tucson offers adventure learning, interactive exhibits and daily programming. The Children’s Museum is opening their doors for free on Friday night and letting us use their space on Saturday evening!

Tucson Symphony Orchestra
The mission of the Tucson Symphony Orchestra is to engage, educate and transform our community through live musical experiences of the highest quality.
TSO will have a brass quintet makin’ some noise in the TMC 5k Night Run.

Cox Charities
is the fundraising and grantmaking arm of Cox Communications raising funds for local charities.

Educational Enrichment Foundation
EEF actively provides enhanced and enriched learning resources for TUSD students, teachers, and schools, advocates for educational excellence for all children, and ensures access to educational enrichment opportunities within TUSD for financially in-need students.
EEF volunteers will be on hand at the 2-mile water station.

Greater Tucson Leadership
is a non-profit, non-partisan leadership organization dedicated to providing leadership education, community development and civic engagement for the overall care of and commitment to our Tucson community.
GTL volunteers will be helping with the water station at the start/finish.

Sonoran Desert Mountain Bicyclists
Dedicated to protecting and enhancing mountain bicycling opportunities . . . to promote low impact outdoor recreation, conservation, and mountain bicycling opportunities that are environmentally and socially responsible.SDMB folks will be handling the AmstelXlight Beer Garden!

Living Streets Alliance
The mission of the Living Streets Alliance is to promote healthy communities by empowering people to transform our streets into vibrant places for walking, bicycling, socializing, and play.

TEAM HOYT, ARIZONA
TEAM HOYT is dedicated to sharing the racing and team experience with anyone who wishes to join, including people with special needs and diverse abilities or disabilities.
Team Hoyt will provide free coffee drinks from their trailer on 13th Street!

Southern Arizona Roadrunners
Our vision is that SAR will utilize running events to help local charities raise funds while promoting a healthy community. We do so by facilitating and supporting competitive and social running and walking events; by promoting running and fitness for all ages; by providing educational and social information about our sport; and by promoting our sport through public relations and civic involvement.

Of course, SAR volunteers will be everywhere — registration, on the course, setting up, breaking down, and more . . . thanks SAR!

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