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TCS New York City Marathon 2018


Running with courage, confidence, and character for life.

The Girl Scouts of Greater New York is excited to be an Official Charity Partner for the 2018 TCS New York City Marathon.

Funds raised will support Family Partnership, a way for members of our Girl Scout community to invest in the future of our girls today!

Be sure to join us at in leading a cheering station at Mile Marker 16 at 59th and 1st Ave. at 12pm. All Girl Scouts, Leaders, and Supporters are welcome to cheer on our 5 runners in the race. Girl Scout attire is HIGHLY encouraged.


  • Guaranteed entry to 2018 TCS New York City Marathon
  • Opportunity to raise vital funds to champion the Girl Scouts of Greater New York’s mission of building girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place.
  • Fundraising resources and support, including a customized fundraising page and tracking system (through CrowdRise) to help you meet your goals
  • A Girl Scouts of Greater New York swag bag including a dri-fit race shirt
  • A Patch for you and your donors
  • Optional feature on GSGNY’s social media channels

How Do I Join Team Girl Scouts NYC?

Remember, we have just five guaranteed slots and already a great deal of interest.  All those interested in joining Team Girl Scouts NYC must submit an application and agreement to be considered for the Girl Scouts’ lottery drawing.

This year’s New York Road Runners’ TCS New York City Marathon drawing is now available.

If not selected for the NYRR drawing contact Shelby Nielsen for the Girl Scouts of Greater New York’s TCS New York City Marathon team application.

Important Finance Details:

  • Fundraising requirements
    • Each runner must raise $2,500 by November 30, 2018  
  • Race registration fees (paid by the runner)
    • U.S. residents (those who live in the 50 United States or the District of Columbia)
      • $255 for NYRR members
      • $295 for non-members

Confirmed to run the 2018 TCS New York City Marathon?

You can still join our team and fundraise to support the Girl Scouts of Greater New York! You get to set your own fundraising goal and can still enjoy some of our great team benefits!

Please contact Shelby Nielsen, who can help you set up your personal and customizable fundraising page.