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Founding | Sponsors

Community | Sponsors

Charity | Partners

We are proud to announce that our event is now partners with the Chesapeake Sports Alliance - a non-profit organization focused on promoting active living to people of all ages and backgrounds around the State of Maryland. The St Michaels Running Festival has raised more than $400,000 for Maryland charities since our first event in 2012. Creating a positive community impact through running is a primary focus of everybody on our team.

We hope you will help us make a big difference in our communities by donating or pledging today

CLICK HERE to donate.

Supported Charity | Partners

We hope you will join us in our mission to make this event about more than just running - we want it to be about supporting community causes as well. You can help make this happen just by setting up a fundraising campaign for any charity of your choice. It's simple, quick and it makes a huge difference!

SMRF is excited to help your charity team and fundraising campaign by offering discounted charity entries. Charity team registrations are sold in groups of 5 and discounted $10 off the prevailing half marathon price and $5 off the prevailing 5K price. If you want to register as a charity team, simply follow these steps:

1. CLICK HERE and head over to our registration page.

2. Once on the registration page, select either the half marathon or 5K “Team of Five (Create a Team)” option.

3. Register yourself (the Team Captain), name your team and chose a unique code your team-mates will use when registering.

4. At check out, pay the discounted price for your team.

5. Then invite members to join your team! Be sure to send them your team’s unique code so they can register on your team at no cost.

6. To have your teammates register, send them to the ACTIVE REGISTRATION PAGE and have them choose the “Team of Five (Join and Existing Team)” option for the correct distance you’ve chosen for your team.

Want your charity’s logo and website on this page? It’s simple! Once you’ve registered your charity team, please forward the confirmation email to along with your logo and URL.

Want to take your fundraising to the next step? You can help make this happen just by setting up a fundraising campaign for your organization. It's simple, quick and it makes a huge difference! Here's how to get started:

1. Go to our online fundraising page:

2. Choose one of the existing fundraising teams or start your own

3. Write a brief description about what you hope to accomplish

4. Share your personalized fundraising link everywhere you can (social media, email, etc)

Have questions? Please email