RaceSLO.com is dedicated to providing our athletes the most memorable experience at our events. Equally, we are dedicated to giving back to our community because we know it takes a community to produce this event.
Jack's Helping Hand
Where can parents turn when the unthinkable happens? Jack's Helping Hand. We are here to help when a child is diagnosed with cancer, injured, or is stricken with a rare condition or disability. In San Luis Obispo County, parents or guardians of children with special needs can turn to Jack's Helping Hand, a local nonprofit, for assistance with travel expenses, lodging, food, therapeutic and specialized equipment, and other needs that are not available from other sources, or that exceed the family's financial capability. Our programs enable and empower families and the community, to meet the unique and unmet physical, mental and medical needs of children and young adults under the age of 21.
Bike SLO County
Bike SLO County is your voice for bicycles in SLO County, we work hard every day to make better bikeways a reality for people of all ages and abilities to enjoy. Our mission is to improve the quality of life in San Luis Obispo County through bicycle advocacy, education and inspiration.
Grizzly Youth Academy: Official Youth Beneficiary
The Mission of Grizzly Youth Academy is to intervene in and reclaim the lives of 16-18 year old dropouts, producing program graduates with the values, life skills, education, and self-discipline necessary to succeed as productive citizens.
The Grizzly Youth Academy Run Club was established in 2013 as a voluntary activity for cadets to train and complete a half-marathon. RaceSLO is the corporate sponsor of the Run Club in partnership with community volunteers. Since inception, over 240 cadets have successfully completed a half-marathon.