Be a Sponsor

Runathon of Hope is organised by Rotary Club of Nigdi- Pune, a 30 year old club part of Rotary International. The proceeds of Runathon of Hope are solely used for the planned social welfare activities in near future. There are a number of ways to support ‘Runathon of Hope’, both large and small.

Why Sponsor Runathon of Hope?


There is no better way to reach out to thousands of fitness enthusiasts around Pune and PCMC region. It provides direct communication of about 6 months in the lead up to the event, during the marathon event and even post the race.

Running is a personal engagement activity. The entire target audience is thus deeply associated with the race giving your brand the extra attention of the audience.

Running leads to the participants getting a sense of victory. Brands associating themselves with moments of exhilaration have stronger emotional connect and recall value.



Associating with ‘Runathon of Hope’ as a Sponsor is a perfect way of contributing positively to the society and improving your brand value.

Runathon of Hope was conceptualised by the Rotary Club of Nigdi-Pune in 2010. The idea was the inclusion of masses in the effort of bringing everyone together for social causes. The club has executed many socially meaningful projects which made a lasting impact on the community. The club has experience & experts in executing large social projects. The funds are used in a transparent and verifiable manner.



As a Sponsor, your organization or the brand gets a lot of mileage through branding activation pre-event, during the event and post event.

  • Brand presence in Social Media campaigns
  • Teaser videos of Marathon
  • Web presence on ticketing platforms of the Marathon
  • OOH Marketing – Hoardings, Digital panels, Pamphlet distribution, etc
  • Media Outreach: Radio, TV or Newspaper ads
  • Flexes, Posters & Standees
  • Logo presence on all the Collaterals like Bibs, Certificates
  • Branding on the venue
  • Logo on the Finisher Medal
  • Post-event videos
  • Many other creative branding opportunities



Runathon of Hope gives the opportunity to all its Sponsors to be part of the Corporate Run/Charity Run. It acts as an excellent employee engagement opportunity for the Sponsor companies. It certainly boosts the employees’ morale and acts as a stress buster for them.

Over the years several organisations have sponsored the Runathon of Hope. You can find a list of our past Sponsors HERE.

If you are interested in being a sponsor, let us know by filling the form below. Alternately you can call us on +91 9890505194