Sports Interest Group
UJA-Federation of New York’s Sports Interest Group engages people who share a passion for sports and wellness. This group provides donors with opportunities to share their interests together, while raising funds and supporting programs within our network that give underprivileged children an opportunity to participate in sports and help fulfill UJA-Federation’s mission of caring for people in need, inspiring a passion for Jewish life and learning, and strengthening Jewish communities in New York, in Israel, and around the world.
Read a personal story about half-marathon runner Ron Miller, and how he exceeded his goal to make a profound difference. He hopes to inspire others to reach beyond their limits and surpass what they thought possible.
2013 New York City Triathlon, Sunday, July 14, 2013
Participants will commit to raising a minimum of $2,200 to participate on the team, which guarantees them a spot in the triathlon.
2013 ING New York City Marathon, Sunday, November 3, 2013
Runners will commit to raising a minimum of $3,000 to participate on the team, which guarantees them a spot in the marathon.
2013 Summer's Not Done Aqua Run, Sunday, September 15, 2013
UJA-Federation of New York’s Summer’s Not Done Aqua Run features an 800-meter swim in South Oyster Bay and an eclectic three-mile run through Tobay Beach Bird and Game Sanctuary. Participate in the race on your own or be part of a two-person relay team. Funds raised will support UJA-Federation of New York. Register with GLIRC to participate in this race.
2013 TD Five Boro Bike Tour, Sunday, May 5, 2013
Bikers committed to raising a minimum of $1,000 to participate on the team. Details about the 2014 TD Five Boro Bike Tour will be posted when they are available.
2013 NYC Half-Marathon, Sunday, March 17, 2013
Runners committed to raising a minimum of $1,800 to participate on the team. Details about the 2014 New York City Half-Marathon will be posted when they are available.
Sports for Youth, an initiative of UJA-Federation of New York, enables children of all ethnic and religious backgrounds, as well as all ages and athletic abilities, to enjoy sports.