Huawei Charity Program 2018 beats another record!
The charity Program of the 33rd Huawei Venicemarathon was presented yesterday afternoon at the Town Hall in Mestre, reaching a record figure of 127,748 euros.


Venice, 4 April 2019 - The Charity Program of Huawei Venicemarathon beats another record. The fundraising of the 2018 edition of the Venice Marathon, characterized by an extraordinary high tide, raised its record with 127,748 euros. The awareness of runners who choose to run, donate and help others is increasing year by year and the solidarity events organized by Venicemarathon such as the “Alì Family Run”, are also increasing.

Venicemarathon promotes solidarity through the Charity Program, which last year collected a record amount of 88,660 euros thanks to 850 donations made on the “Rete del Dono” platform and which, once again, had a champion as a testimonial since immense heart like Alex Zanardi.

On the other hand, the Venicemarathon also promotes charity through important sports promotion events such as the “Alì Family Run” that took place in the weeks preceding the marathon in Chioggia, San Donà, Riviera del Brenta and Mestre, making over 18,000 people run, students and families. 39,088 euros were collected thanks to this events, which were divided as follows: 27,588 euros were allocated to the participating schools to support the teaching activity and 11,500 euros went to the Alex Zanardi “Obiettivo 3” project, which aims to promote and support the sports for the disabled and to put in the best conditions the athletes able to reach the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics.

The data was presented yesterday afternoon during a press conference at the Town Hall in Mestre.


From 2014 to today 600,000 € was collected by the NPOs that participated to the Venicematarhon CharityProgram. 



Below is the list of all the associations with the respective proceeds: 
 
1. Rotary International Distretto 2060 ‘’Run to End Polio #VM18’’ € 36.742;
2. AIRC ‘’Insieme contro il Tumore al SENO’’ € 9.948
3. Fondazione Banca degli Occhi del Veneto Onlus ‘’Corri per la vista Run for Sight 2018” € 8.236;
4. Fondazione Salus Pueri “Per un pronto Soccorso senza Dolore” € 7.422;
5. Obiettivo 3 di Alex Zanardi € 7.282;
6. Associazione Amici della Laguna e del Porto “Corriamo insieme per Casa Nazareth” € 3.813;
7. Africa Mission ‘’Run for Water Run for Life 2018’’ € 3.104;
8. Fondazione Città della Speranza ‘’Emoteca e frigo per terapie oncologiche’’ € 2.886
9. Il Granello di Senape ‘’Lo sport è importante, in carcere di più!’’ €1.878
10. Coop. Iside Onlus “Runnher con Lei” 1.698;
11. Un cuore per tutti Onlus €1.505;
12. AVIS Veneto ‘’Corri per la ricerca!’’ € 1.490;
13. Genitori Tosti “Barriere mai più” € 1.418;
14. Ass. Piccoli Punti “Corri con noi e sostieni la prevenzione del Melanoma’’ € 743
15. AIDO Provinciale Venezia ‘’AIDO corre per la scuola’’ € 367
16. Bambini del Mondo O.N.L.U.S. ‘’#bambinidelmondo.org” € 128