For the 12th year running, the Maasai Wilderness Conservation Trust
has fielded a team of dedicated supporters and conservationists
for the upcoming 2020 TCS New York City Marathon

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The Event
As our biggest fundraising event each year, your involvement – whether as a member of the running team or as a passionate supporter – greatly helps us raise the funds necessary to continue our efforts within our globally-recognized community-based model for conservation, health and education in East Africa.

100% of funds raised go directly into our programs.

Interested in running with us?
Outside of being physically up to the challenge,
runners commit to raising a minimum of $5000
for the Trust through event partner CrowdRise.

Not ready to run but want to lend a hand?
Supporters can help us raise funds by joining
our CrowdRise event donation page too.

Create a profile and share it easily through social media
and email, encouraging your family,
friends and coworkers.
#RUNWILD with us to protect a special
part of East Africa.



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MWCT Maasai Runner:TBA
MWCT Position: Simba Scout

This will his first ever marathon and first trip outside of Kenya! His job is to monitor our current lion population and mitigate all human wildlife conflicts. 

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MWCT Maasai Runner: TBA
MWCT Position: Community Ranger

This is his/her first ever marathon! His/Her aim is to bring awareness to the important work MWCT is doing on the ground to protect its wildlife, preserve the local culture and conserve the vital ecosystem of the Chyulus! Rangers work day in and day out patrolling the 283,000 acres on foot mitigating illegal incidents such as bush poaching and forest destruction..


Watch a recap of our 2018 NYC Adventure!

Have Questions? Shoot an email to Tricia! She’ll help you with everything – 🙂