Join RBC Race for the Kids 2024!

Help us raise $100 million for youth charities

HOW IT WORKS

Participating is simple!
Here’s how to get involved:

Register

Select the charitable race in your region.
Take part in-person throughout the year, or virtually on October 19-20

Spread the love

Invite your friends, family, and colleagues to support. Share your story using #RBCRacefortheKids

If you are an RBC employee, make sure to also use #RBCEmployee whenever you share*

Raise money

Make a self-donation or donate to a loved one and help us raise $100 million for youth charities

Welcome to RBC Race for the Kids

RBC Race for the Kids is a global initiative that brings communities together to run, walk, and wheel in support of youth charities. With over $93 million CAD fundraised to date, 2024 marks a milestone year.

Here’s how you can help us raise $100 million for youth

  1. Sign up for a live RBC Race for the Kids event in your community
  2. Or sign up for the Virtual RBC Race for the Kids Weekend on October 19-20, racing remotely on your own or with nearby friends and family

Either way you, and your friends and family, can support a local youth charity and be part of RBC Race for the Kids.

Let’s set up our kids for a thriving future. Register and support RBC Race for the Kids today!

Live Events

Ronald McDonald House Charities Upper Midwest

Ronald McDonald House Charities Upper Midwest

17 Aug 2024

Minneapolis

Alberta Childrens Hospital Foundation

Alberta Childrens Hospital Foundation

8 Sep 2024

Calgary

Sunnybrook Family Navigation Project

Sunnybrook Family Navigation Project

21 Sep 2024

Toronto

Saint Justine\'s Foundation

Saint Justine's Foundation

5 Oct 2024

Montréal

CHEO Foundation

CHEO Foundation

6 Oct 2024

Ottawa

Comer Children\'s Hospital

Comer Children's Hospital

6 Oct 2024

Chicago

Great Ormond Street Hospital Children\'s Charity

Great Ormond Street Hospital Children's Charity

12 Oct 2024

London, uk

Die Arche

Die Arche

12 Oct 2024

Frankfurt

Coming Soon!

Virtual Events

Bridge for Smile

Bridge for Smile

19 Oct 2024

Japan

Children\' s Health Foundation

Children' s Health Foundation

19 Oct 2024

London

Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation

Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation

19 Oct 2024

Hamilton

IWK Foundation

IWK Foundation

19 Oct 2024

The Maritimes

RVH Foundation

RVH Foundation

19 Oct 2024

Simcoe Muskoka, Ontario

OUR STATS

Our collective impact since 2009

425,583

425,583

Participants

CAD $94571889

CAD $94571889

Funds raised

FREQUENT QUESTIONS

Some of our most asked questions

How much does it cost to enter RBC Race for the Kids?

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Some RBC Race for the Kids events are free while others require a registration fee and/or minimum donation to get started. Please refer to your local Race page to understand the costs associated with your particular event.

Where is RBC Race for the Kids taking place?

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In 2024, RBC Race for the Kids is offering multiple ways to participate, with in-person Races throughout the year, as well as one Virtual Race Weekend on October 19-20 in participating regions.

Visit our Global Events section to see which Race is being offered in your region.

RBC and RVH senior leadership celebrate the launch of the 2022 race.

About RBC

Royal Bank of Canada is a global financial institution with a purpose-driven, principles-led approach to delivering leading performance. Our success comes from the 94,000+ employees who leverage their imaginations and insights to bring our vision, values and strategy to life so we can help our clients thrive and communities prosper. As Canada’s biggest bank and one of the largest in the world, based on market capitalization, we have a diversified business model with a focus on innovation and providing exceptional experiences to our more than 17 million clients in Canada, the U.S. and 27 other countries. Learn more at rbc.com

We are proud to support a broad range of community initiatives through donations, community investments and employee volunteer activities. See how at rbc.com/community-social-impact.

*If you are a family member of an RBC employee, please ensure you also disclose your connection to RBC by indicating #RBCEmployeeFamilyMember. If you share your story and any photos using the hashtag on social media, RBC may use this content in any of its media to promote the event or any of its fundraising work.