The Tokyo Marathon Charity program is operated in cooperation of the recipient program charities and the Tokyo Marathon Foundation.
The donation application through the Tokyo Marathon 2024 Charity was closed on August 31, 2023 11:59 p.m.
We sincerely thank you for many applications.
Our charity program aims to provide an opportunity for those who run, support and cheer the Tokyo Marathon to think about social contributions, and deliver an opportunity to take action, with the hopes of uniting the hearts of each and every person closer to the society.
“Let’s Convert Your Love for Running into Someone’s Happiness”.
With such passion at heart, the Tokyo Marathon continues to manage the charity program.
The Tokyo Marathon Charity program is operated in cooperation of the official charities and the Tokyo Marathon Foundation.
5,000(Charity Runners are selected by respective charity organizations)
Monday, June 26, 11:00 a.m. – Thursday, July 13, 5:00 p.m. (JST)
*Charity Runner application is not first-come, first-served.
*Donations can be accepted until Thursday, August 31, 5:00 p.m. (JST)
1 Select a charity organization on the
RUN with HEART website
2 Apply to make a donation through the organization’s donation system.
Program and offers delivered by the charity organization to the those who contribute donations through the Tokyo Marathon Charity.
In the Tokyo Marathon 2024, 40 official charity programs will be actively carrying out their own promotional efforts, directly seeking donations.
*Some charity organizations may only accept donations and/or Charity Runner applications from those residing in Japan.
|Official Charity Organization
|Tokyo Marathon Sports Legacy Program 1
|Creating and passing on a society in which people can enjoy new lifestyles through sports
|Tokyo Marathon Sports Legacy Program 2
|Education work for areas stricken by Great East Japan Earthquake (Iwate, Miyagi, Fukushima)
|Ronald McDonald House Charities Japan
|Operation of the“ Ronald McDonald House”, a residential facility for children facing illness and their families
|Peace Winds Japan
|Development of protection and transfer activities to save dogs’ lives, as well as training for disaster relief and therapy dogs.
|Action against Child Exploitation
|Protecting children from hazardous child labour, providing education, and helping families raise themselves out of poverty
|Special Olympics Nippon Foundation
|We provide sports for people with intellectual disabilities as possible and to make the society where everyone can feel happy with or without disabilities.
|Plan International Japan
|Run for girls! Support girls' access to education and say “NO” to forced early marriage
|The Nippon Foundation
|Support for children with various difficulties such as those who have no place to belong, children with intractable diseases, and children from social childcare backgrounds.
|Japan for UNHCR
|Providing sports and educational opportunities for the young generation forced to flee from their homes due to conflicts
|Gold Ribbon Network
|For a world without human trafficking, where every child can grow up happy, healthy and free
|Japanese Para Sports Association
|Publicise and promote the understanding of para sports (Promote a radical transformation in public consciousness aimed at realising an inclusive society）
|Japan Cancer Society
|Operation of free cancer consultation service “Hotline” for cancer patients and their families, Promote cancer prevention and cancer screenings, Disseminate correct knowledge and raise awareness of cancer.
|Room to Read Japan
|Founded on the belief that World Change Starts with Educated Children®, Room to Read is creating a world free from illiteracy and gender inequality. We are achieving this goal by helping children in historically low-income communities develop literacy skills and a habit of reading, and by supporting girls as they build skills to succeed in school and negotiate key life decisions. Your donation will help us ensure that children across the globe can access a quality education.
|Teach For Japan
|We envision a world where all children have the education, support, and opportunity to shape a better future.
|We provide free educational and social spaces for underprivileged children where they can study, eat, interact with others, etc.
|Certified Nonprofit Organization Family House
|Providing residential facilities and care for children fighting critical illness and their families during medical treatments
|CARE International Japan
|Now support women and girls who are facing difficulties in developing countries and conflict zones such as Ukraine
|Kokkyo naki Kodomotachi (Children without Borders)
|To provide educational opportunities to underprivileged children in Cambodia, Philippines and Bangladesh.
|The Public Interest Incorporated Foundation Solaputi kids’ camp
|Inviting children with serious illnesses and their families to a dream campsite with on-site medical care.
|TOKYO TOY MUSEUM
|The Inclusive art museum in Shinjyuku
|Pride House Tokyo NPO
|Operating Pride House Tokyo Legacy, Japan's first LGBTQ+ center, and supporting LGBTQ+ youth.
|NPO Sodateage Net
|Protecting children in poverty, those subject to bullying, eating alone, those with developmental disorders, or a troubled lifestyle.
|Friends Without A Border Japan
|Run for children! Help build medical services rooted in Laos. Delivering compassionate care, cuddles and smiles.
|Tokyo Development Foundation for Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries
|We prevent the global warming and succeed healthy forests to the next generation by developing a low-pollen forests.
|Resolving the social issues that get in the way of parent-child well-being and deliver a "new normal" to all parents and children.
|Japan Environmental Education Forum
|Providing experience of nature activities and healing of nature to children/adults having various difficulties, problems and worries in their daily life.
|Japan Marrow Donor Registry Promotion Conference
|Enlarging bone-marrow bank and gathering greater number of donors. Providing counseling and financial consultation services for leukemia patients.
|Japan Association for Refugees (JAR)
|Providing medical, food, shelter, and other support to refugees who have fled to Japan, enabling them to have a secure life.
|Children's Cancer Association of Japan
|Financial Assistance to Parents
|Tokyo Disaster Prevention & Emergency Medical Service Association
|Our businesses are dissemination of the importance of disaster prevention widely and relate to spread of emergency first aid.
|SHAPLA NEER = Citizens’ Committee in Japan for Overseas Support
|Supporting for girls working as domestic workers in Bangladesh
|Chance for Children, Inc.
|Chance for Children is committed to supporting the children living in poverty and providing the Study Coupons redeemable only at out-of-school educational facilities in Japan.
|AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL JAPAN
|Run for rights! We’re working for human rights all over the world through lobbying, campaign and education.
|Providing postpartum care programs to solve social problems that originate in the postpartum period
|Adventist Development and Relief Agency Japan（ADRA Japan）
|To serve humanity so all may live as God intended.
|Non-Profit Organization Japan IDDM Network
|Research support for eradicating the incurable disease "Type 1 diabetes".
"Type 1 diabetes", incurable to curable!
|Japan Committee, Vaccines for the World’s Children
|Every day, 4,000 children losing their lives by Vaccine Preventable Diseases. Make a gift of vaccines for the smiles and lives of the children in developing countries.
|Delivering clean water, decent toilets and good hygiene to healthcare facilities in Mozambique
|Japanese Organization for International Cooperation in Family Planning (JOICFP)
|JOICFP intends to change the reality that one woman loses her life per minute globally due to pregnancy, delivery, unsafe abortion, and cervical cancer by implementing fundamentally preventive activities.