The Nitty Gritty

As of January 1, 2016, Running Start is a 501(c)(3) organization through the Road Runners Club of America Inc (RRCA) group exemption (#2702) status with the IRS. Our Federal Tax ID (EIN) is 47-5684786. For donations, please use the EIN of the RRCA which is 23-7283854. For more information, please email us at

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  • Community support: Hop on Facebook and give our Running Start Beginners some love and support!
  • Product and service donations: Gear, suncare, shoes, nutrition, hydration, and more

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