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Grant Recipients


Since its inception in 1986, the Big Sur International Marathon has donated nearly $4 million  in grants and awards to schools and community organizations in Monterey County. In 2015, 106 grants and awards totaling $260,800 were distributed from the proceeds of the Big Sur International Marathon.  Half of the proceeds go directly to the Big Sur community.


Apple Pie School
Big Sur Charter School
Big Sur Grange
Big Sur Health Center
Big Sur Historical Society
Big Sur Volunteer Fire Brigade
Big Sur Friends of the Library
Big Sur Learning Project
Big Sur Unified School District
Captain Cooper School Parent Club
Carmel Highlands Volunteer Fire Communications Task Force
Central Coast Lighthouse Keepers
Gazebo School/Park
Henry Miller Memorial Library
Mid-Coast Fire Brigade
Ventana Wild Life Society 


American Red Cross
Calif Nursing Students Assoc of MPC
Carmel High Track & Field/Cross Country
Carmel Host Lion Club
Carmel Mission Foundation
Carmel Valley Community Youth Center
Central Coast Athletics-Softball
CERV Monterey
Child Abuse Prev. Council, Monterey Health Dept. 
Community Partnership for Youth
CSUMB Marine Science Club
CSUMB Return of the Natives
Cypress Fire, Company 72
Del Rey Woods PTA
Fairview 4-Hz
Fleet Numerical Meteroology & Oceanography Center
Fire Safe Council for Monterey County
Friends of Monterey Public Library
Girl Scout Artemis Leadership Camp
Girl Scout Destination
Girl Scout Troop 30626
Girls Inc. of the Central Coast 
Hartnell College Physics Club
Hope Services
International School
Japanese Language School
Junior League of Monterey County
Junipero Serra School Washington Program
Juvenile Impact Program
Kinship Center
Kiwanis Club of Pacific Grove
Knights of Columbus
La Mesa Elementary School PTA
Marina High National Honor Society
Marina High School AVID Program
Marina High School Cross Country
Mission Trail Lions of Carmel
Monterey Bay Gymnastics Association
Monterey County Assn of Monterey
County Habitat for Humanity
Monterey High Cross Country Boosters 
Monterey High Wrestling Club
Monterey Peninsula Voices
MPC Child Development Center
MPC Environmental Club
Naval Postgraduate School Cycling Club
Navy Supply Corps Foundation Monterey Chapter
Old Capitol Lions Club
Pacific Grove High Breaker Wrestling
Pacific Grove High Lacrosse
Pacific Grove High Spanish Club
Pacific Grove High Track and Cross Country Department
Pacific Grove Middle School
Peacock Acres
Rancho Cielo Youth Campus
Rising Star Gymnastics Booster Club
Robert Down PTA
Saint Mary's Youth Group
San Carlos School
Santa Catalina School
Seaside Aquatic
Seaside High Cross Country
Seaside High Girls Softball
Sports Professions and Recreation Careers Academy
Troop 2, Boy Scouts of America
Troop 43, Boy Scouts of America
Troop 60, Boy Scouts of America
Troop 90, Boy Scouts of America
Troop 127, Boy Scouts of America
Victory Outreach Salinas
White Stag Leadership
York School

Highest Number of Participants - Schools with 350 or more students
1st  Los Padres
2nd  Prunedale Elementary
3rd  Fremont
4th  Carmel River School
5th  Castroville Elementary
Highest Number of Participants - Schools with less than 350 students
1st  Monterey Bay Charter
2nd  Sacred Heart
3rd  San Carlos
4th  Monterey Bay Christian
5th  Monte Vista Elementary
Highest Percentage of Enrollment - Schools with 350 or more students
1st  International School of Monterey
2nd  Robert Down Elementary
3rd  Bay View
4th Forest Grove Elementary
5th  Dual Language Academy
Highest Percentage of Enrollment - Schools with less than 374 students
1st  Pacific Valley
2nd  Graves
3rd  Captain Cooper
4th  Chartwell
5th  Junipero Serra