The United Airlines NYC Half is back on Sunday, March 17, 2024, and ready to take you through 13.1 miles of New York City streets! The race will begin in Brooklyn near Prospect Park before taking runners across the East River via the Manhattan Bridge. Once in Manhattan, runners will race along the Lower East Side, up to Midtown, and through Times Square before finishing in Central Park.
By signing up for the Back on My Feet team, FundRacers will agree to raise $1,000 to secure their entry into the race, and to support our mission and our members.
Step 1: Hit the 'Register Now' button below and get your fundraising page started with a $25 fee that goes toward your $1,000 fundraising minimum.
Step 2: After registering with us and raising 50% of your mandatory fundraising minimum, you'll receive an email with a link to register directly with the NYRR. This is a separate registration fee ($135 for NYRR Members, $160 for non-members).
Step 3: Start Fundraising! Your minimum is due the Monday before race day. Our FundRacing team will be with you every step of the way!
Your participation in the 2024 United Airlines NYC Half on behalf of Back on My Feet will directly impact our members and our mission.
You can help combat homelessness in 16 cities across the country.
Back on My Feet empowers people to break free from the cycles of poverty, homelessness, and/or addiction through the power of fitness, community, and employment resources.
Operating in 16 cities nationwide, Back on My Feet recruits members at homeless shelters and rehabilitation facilities. Our members begin their journey by committing to run 2-3 days a week and when they are ready, move on to educational support, job training programs, employment partnership referrals, and housing resources. Since 2007, Back on My Feet has served more than 15,000 individuals experiencing or at risk of homelessness and engaged more than 150,000 volunteers and supporters. Our members have run a collective 500,000+ miles and obtained more than 10,000 jobs and homes.
With your support, the communities we build together around the U.S. serve as lifelong support systems, removing shame and isolation. It’s about the drive, grit, and courage to take that first step toward a new life. And while it may not be an easy road, we’re there every step of the way.
Get involved to make moves that matter today.