Running for a Better Oakland (RBO) youth are enrolled on a sliding scale and scholarships are available to all who apply. Participants receive technical t-shirts, water bottles, and race entries to the Oakland Running Festival. RBO also provides healthy snacks, experienced running mentorship, and professional coaching.
We rely on the generosity of the community, our program partners, and friends like you to make this program a success. Thank you!
Running for a Better Oakland is a 501c(3) non-profit designated status from the IRS. Your monetary donation is tax-deductible as allowed by law. Our tax exemption number is #27-3509778.
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RBO half-marathon and marathon-relay runners ran their longest runs of the season Saturday! 12 miles and 8 miles respectively. Impressive!
5K runners will run their longest run this Saturday, March 15th! Come on by Lake Merritt to cheer them on.