Ways to Support
Become a supporter of the Checkered Flag Run Foundation and help support the education and enrichment needs of Greater Phoenix area children and Veterans.
Your generous donation significantly helps us with our goal of supporting the education and enrichment of Greater Phoenix Area children and Veterans.
The Checkered Flag Run Foundation is an IRS-registered and authorized 501(c)(3) non-profit charitable organization.
Donations may be mailed to:
Checkered Flag Run Foundation
16413 N. 91st St. #C100
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
Please make your check payable to the Checkered Flag Run Foundation.
Corporate matching gift programs can double, or even triple, your donation. Please consult with your employer for specific matching gift program details and eligibility. The Checkered Flag Run Foundation is an IRS-registered and authorized 501(c)(3) tax exempt organization. If you would like more information about making a donation or providing essential in-kind support for our several events, please contact Lynn Austin at CFRFinfo@gmail.com.
The mission of Checkered Flag Run is to provide diverse educational programs that impact under-served students and veterans. Our belief is access to quality educational opportunities ensures the investment of every student & Veteran gets them across the “finish line”.
Veterans Reach to Teach
May 2, 2017
The Veterans Reach to Teach initiative was created to serve as a resource for local school districts affected by the large number of teacher vacancies, while also serving as a bridge for the more than 532,000 veterans living in Arizona who are looking to serve their local communities in education with the over 1,700 vacancies in local schools.
Tools 4 School
July 29, 2017
The Phoenix Tools 4 School charitable initiative provides basic school supplies for children whose parents cannot afford items necessary for their children to succeed in school. The program supplies over 10,000 children with book bags, notebooks, pens, pencils, annually.