Run for women’s rights with the 'Crossroads International Team' in the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Crossroads International is excited to announce that for the first time we will be taking part in the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon Charity Challenge this year as an official charity! We hope you will join us on October 16 in either the 5km, half-marathon or full marathon for a fun and festive run while fundraising in support of Crossroads International! 

As an official charity, race registrants can select Crossroads International as their charity of choice and use the provided online fundraising platform to fundraise in support of Crossroads International! The weekend and race will be fun and festive with a series of free events being held by the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon! More information can be found by clicking here.

Crossroads International will also have many exciting things planned for those who join ‘Team Crossroads International’ which will be announced in the coming months!

How can I get involved?

  • You can sign-up to enter the 5km, half-marathon or full marathon in support of Crossroads InternationalThe first 30 who register to run in support of Crossroads International and fundraise more than $500 will have their registration fee reimbursed to them.
  • When you register for the race you can set up your personalized fundraising page on the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon provided platform Frontstream.
  • Reach out to your friends, family, neighbours and co-workers and ask them to sponsor you in the Scotiabank Charity Challenge. You can also encourage them to register and join you on October 16 in support of Crossroads International!
  • You can also sponsor a member of ‘Team Crossroads International’ or donate directly to Crossroads International. All donations fundraised by participants will directly support Crossroads International and all donations $20 and higher will receive a tax receipt.

How can I register?

  • Go to the Crossroads International Charity Challenge page by clicking here
  • Select the first option to register for the race and set up your fundraising account OR if you have already registered you can select the second option to set up your fundraising account.
  • When registering for either the 5km, half-marathon or full marathon you will have the option to register in the Charity Challenge and select Crossroads International as your charity of choice.
  • By registering in the Charity Challenge you have access to a discounted registration rate by inputting a Crossroads International Discount Charity PIN during the registration process. The Discount Charity PIN’s are:
    • - Marathon or Half Marathon ($80): 16CROSSR42k 
    • - 5km ($40): 16CROSSR5k
    • - 5km with Stroller ($50): 16CROSSRst

After you register you will be able to set up your personal fundraising page where you can set your fundraising goal, include a personal message and photo, and either use the e-mail template provided or create your own personalized e-mail to send to your friends, family, co-workers and neighbours encouraging them to support you!

Your fundraising page will also let you track your fundraising progress and e-mail updates to your contacts as you train for race day!

Crossroads is looking forward to sharing our training progress and exciting updates with other members of ‘Team Crossroads International’ and with all of our supporters in the months and weeks leading up to Race Day! If you have any questions please contact Michael at or at 416 967-1611 extension 229.


Crossroads International gratefully acknowledges the support of: