The IRONMAN Foundation creates positive, tangible change in IRONMAN race communities by engaging athletes and volunteers to participate in programs that demonstrate service through sport and commitment to community.
Since 2003, over $50,000,000 has been provided through IRONMAN’S CHARITABLE GIVEBACK PROGRAMS INCLUDING THE ironman Foundation to more than 7,800 local, regional, national and global nonprofit initiatives. Through these partnerships, IRONMAN athletes are powerfully linked to the community and together we leave the IRONMAN legacy behind in our race communities long after event day.
WE ARE A COMMUNITY THAT CREATES POSITIVE TANGIBLE IMPACT IN IRONMAN RACE COMMUNITIES THROUGH PHILANTHROPY AND VOLUNTEERISM.
A HEALTHY, ENRICHED, FULFILLED LIFE FOR EVERY PERSON. here’S how.
Philanthropy: The IRONMAN Foundation makes a lasting impact through community funding, service and goodwill to enhance IRONMAN race communities.
Giving Back: The IRONMAN Foundation provides funding opportunities to local nonprofit organizations in an effort to leave the legacy of IRONMAN behind, after race day.
Volunteerism: The Foundation presents several opportunities for athletes and fans to become involved and support the community.
Encourage Fundraising: The IRONMAN Foundation makes it very easy for athletes to start fundraising campaigns through personal web pages to support a variety of non-profit organizations.
Engage Other Nonprofits: Through charity partnerships and grant funding, The IRONMAN Foundation works with and supports nearly 1,000 non-profit organizations every year.
Inspire Athletes and Fans: The majority of athletes have a story to share about their IRONMAN journey. These stories inspire other athletes and motivate others to begin to create a lasting legacy through the Foundation.
We are an independent U.S. registered 501(c)(3) not for profit organization.