Make Every Step Count For Your Community

The Scotiabank Charity Challenge unites the unbreakable spirit of runners and walkers with a unique fundraising program to help create a stronger future for young people and build vibrant communities.

In 2019 our fundraisers raised over $523,000 at the Scotiabank Blue Nose Marathon for 61 official charities to the challenge.

There are multiple ways to participate in the Scotiabank Charity Challenge:

  • REGISTER for the 5KM, 10KM, 15KM Half Marathon, Full Marathon, Marathon Team Relay, or Youth Run at this year’s Blue Nose Marathon and at the same time, sign up for the Scotiabank Charity Challenge

Help our official charities reach their goals while you achieve yours! As Scotiabank covers all the fees associated with online fundraising, 100%* of the funds you raise will go directly to your chosen charity.

CLICK HERE to Get Involved in the Scotiabank Charity Challenge!!!

Congratulations on helping surpass $70 Million

In 2018 alone, Scotiabank and the Scotiabank Charity Challenge has raised over $8 million for 560 community charities across the country through our six sponsored marathons. Over 103,000 people participated in the various race distances, with thousands of friends and family attending to cheer them on. Since the Scotiabank Charity Challenge began in 2003, we have raised over $70 million for local charities across Canada.

*Scotiabank pays for online transaction fees when fundraisers use the RaceRoster fundraising platform.