Team Kesem Los Angeles Marathon and Half Marathon 2023 Application

Kesem is excited to partner with The McCourt Foundation for the Los Angeles Marathon and Charity Half Marathon again in 2023. At Kesem, we are committed to creating a world where every child who has a parent with a cancer diagnosis or has lost a parent to cancer is never alone. We support these children through and beyond their parent’s cancer with free, fun-filled creative programs and a lasting community. Kesem is incredibly grateful to our generous Team Kesem fundraisers, who join us for endurance events around the country, and make it possible for us to serve more kids.

The following spots are available (to be updated regularly as spots are filled):

Los Angeles Marathon presented by ASICS
March 19, 2023
7 spots available
$2,500 fundraising minimum

Los Angeles Half Marathon
March 19, 2023
8 spots available
$1,500 fundraising minimum


If selected as a member of Team Kesem, you will receive great benefits while training, including:
  • Easy online registration process and simple online fundraising page
  • Welcome packet and regular check-ins from the Kesem team, including event information & fundraising ideas
  • Rewards for participants including Team Kesem gear: water bottle, running shirt, and other goodies!
  • Opportunities to bond with team members and share training and fundraising tips 
  • A pasta dinner with the full team before the race 
  • Extra motivation while training to remind you of the amazing work you are doing to change the lives of children!
The first round of applicants will be selected on October 16, 2022.