The Familial Dysautonomia Foundation is pleased to announce a limited number of participant slots for the 2020 United Airlines NYC Half Marathon on March 15, 2020! As a participant, each runner will be required to raise a minimum of $1,500. The Foundation is excited to assist all runners in reaching and exceeding this goal through the creation of a personalized fundraising page and the crafting of a personal fundraising plan.


As a participant, you will also receive: 

  • a Foundation branded water bottle
  • a Team FD clothing item
  • a mentor who has completed this half marathon and will provide course advice
  • optional weekly training sessions

The Foundation can't wait to cheer you on as you train and run this momentous event!


Interested in running and fundraising for FD? Let us know! Email us at or call (212) 279-1066.


Interested in participating, but not ready to commit to running in 2020? Let us know by emailing



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