Nonprofit Agency Form
We are excited your agency/nonprofit will be participating in
this year's Human Race. Now is the time to REGISTER. Why? It let's
the Volunteer Center know that you are participating so you can be
recognized, funds can be distibuted and you will have a chance
to win a prize at the Breakfast of Champions.
Click here to register your agency ~ Nonprofit
/Agency Form Online After you register you
will be sent instructions about fundraising online. (Keep your
password and username handy!)
If you are unable to register online you can download the
agency/nonprofit form and send it in.
Printable Pledge Form
To print a pledge form for offline fundraising click here.
Basic Training for Participating
Come learn the basics and get your Human Race questions answered!
Sessions are oriented to new nonprofit organizations or new Human
Race coordinators, but those who've participated before are also
welcome - a refresher course is always helpful. Sessions last
approximately 60 minutes. Sessions take place at the Volunteer
Center at 1740 17th Ave.
Session 1: Wed. 2/11 from 12-1pm
Session 2: Thursday 2/26 from 12-1pm
Session 3: Thursday 3/12 from 9-10am
Session 4: Thursday 3/26 from 12-1pm
Session 5: Thursday 4/9 from 12-1pm
Session 6: Wednesday 4/22 from 9-10am
Remember that the Volunteer Center staff is here to answer your
questions and help you maximize your efforts in the Human Race. You
don't need to attend a training session to seek help; call or email
us and we'll be glad to answer your questions.
An information packet can be downloaded by
For fundraising guidelines, tips and tools, click
To submit pledges, please use this Deposit Form (downloadable
here for a list of the nonprofit agencies who are
participating in the 2015 Human Race.
Business Entry Form
One great way to get more pledges is to partner with a local
business. Ask a business to support your nonprofit organization by
gathering pledges through employee participation. Be sure to have
them fill out a Business Entry Form and coordinate with one of
their employees to ensure a successful partnership! Click here to view the Business
here to download the timeline for nonprofit
Click here to download a job description
for Human Race Community Champion.
Each year the parking lot at 2300 Delaware Ave is transformed
into a bustling festival area, where participating nonprofit
organizations and supporting businesses can reach out to the
community. Approximately 2,000 walkers and runners visit the
Marketplace on Race Day.
Businesses can sign-up to purchase a Marketplace booth, for $250.
If there are spaces available the day before Race Day or on Race
Day, you're nonprofit or business will be billed after Human
By signing up for a Marketplace booth, a 10x10 space will be
reserved for you. It is your responsibility to provide your own
tent, tables, chairs, supplies and to CLEAN UP your space.
Please return this completed form
Volunteer Center of Santa Cruz County
1740 17th Ave.
Santa Cruz, CA 95062
or via fax: 831-623-6267
or e-mail form to Kelly Mercer: