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Run with us this November in the TCS New York City Marathon

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At Acumen, we are in it for the long run. Since 2001, we’ve continued to chase after the most innovative approaches to tackling poverty: investing in systems-changing companies serving low-income customers, equipping leaders with the tools to rise above the status quo, and pushing the sector that we inhabit to reimagine how markets can work for all.

Our newest challenge is 26.2 miles. Apply today to run with us in the TCS New York City Marathon on November 3, 2019. 


Guaranteed spot in the NYC Marathon

Runners commit to raising a minimum of $3,000 USD in support of Acumen and receive a guaranteed entry with covered registration fees for the 2019 TCS NYC Marathon.

Become an Acumen Ambassador

You’ll be joining a global community that isn’t afraid to put their mouths where their beliefs are. You’ll be spreading the word about how we’re changing the way the world tackles poverty. 

Exclusive Coaching from Acumen Leaders

We’ll help you with one-on-one support and a personalized fundraising page to make you an expert fundraiser and runner. 

Dive Deeper into our Work

You’ll receive exclusive, inspirational communications with an inside look into Acumen’s work. 

Apply today to join Team Acumen at the 2019 NYC Marathon

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Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis, but please apply by March 29, 2019. Runners who have already secured entry via lottery or qualification can receive all the benefits mentioned above by fundraising on behalf of Acumen. Register your interest and indicate your guaranteed entry in the form above.

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