100% of proceeds go to our charity partners.

Your participation in Gazelle Girl has impact that reaches far beyond the event! Our charity partners are four non-profit organizations that benefit girls and women in Kent County. Learn more about them below!

Gazelle Sports Foundation

The Gazelle Sports Foundation supports individuals and organizations that implement education, programs and activities involving movement and fitness. The monies received from the Gazelle Girl Half Marathon & 5k will be used for women and children-specific projects

Grand Rapids Opportunities for Women

Grand Rapids Opportunities for Women exists to provide education, connections and resources that create and strengthen women-owned businesses.

Girls on the Run

Girls on the Run inspires girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum which creatively integrates running.


The YWCA is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women and promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all.