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Grant Recipients


Since its inception in 1986, the Big Sur International Marathon has donated more than $3.3 million  in grants and awards to schools and community organizations in Monterey County. In 2014, over 95 grants and awards totaling $325,000 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
Captain Cooper School Parent Club
Carmel Highlands Volunteer Firefighters
Central Coast Lighthouse Keepers
Gazebo School/Park
Henry Miller Memorial Library
Mid-Coast Fire Brigade
Pacific Unified School District
Ventana Wild Life Society 


American Red Cross
Cal Fire Communications Task Force
Calif Nursing Students Assoc of MPC
Carmel High Track & Field/Cross Country
Carmel Host Lion Club
Carmel Mission Catholic Youth Ministry
Carmel Mission Foundation
Carmel Valley Community Youth Center
Central Coast HIV/AIDS Services
CERV Monterey
Child Abuse Prev. Council, Monterey Health Dept. 
Community Partnership for Youth
Cypress Fire, Company 72
Del Rey Woods PTA
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
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 County Assn of Realtors
Monterey Bay Gymnastics Association
Monterey Peninsula Choral Society
Monterey County Habitat for Humanity
Monterey High Cross Country Boosters
Monterey High Football Boosters
Monterey High Wrestling Club
Monterey Peninsula Choral Society
Monterey Peninsula Diving Club
Monterey Peninsula Supply Corps Association
MPC Child Development Center
Naval Postgraduate School Cycling Club
Old Capitol Lions Club
Pacific Grove High Breaker Wrestling
Pacific Grove High Music Boosters
Pacific Grove High Track and Cross Country Department
Pacific Grove Middle School
PGHS Lacrosse
Rising Star Gymnastics Booster Club
Robert Down PTA
Saint Mary's Youth Group
Salinas Valley Pony Softball
San Carlos School
Santa Catalina Schoo
Seaside High Cross Country/Track
Seaside High Girls Softball
Troop 2, Boy Scouts of America
Troop 43, Boy Scouts of America
Troop 60, Boy Scouts of America
Troop 90, Boy Scouts of America
White Stag Leadership
York School

Highest Number of Participants - Schools with 350 or more students
1st  Los Padres
2nd  Castroville
3rd  Prunedale Elementary
4th  Elkhorn
5th  Lincoln Elementary
Highest Number of Participants - Schools with less than 350 students
1st  Monterey Bay Charter
2nd  Bayview Elementary
3rd  Dual Language Academy
4th  Crumpton Elementary
5th  Monterey Bay Christian
Highest Percentage of Enrollment - Schools with 350 or more students
1st  Forest Grove Elementary
2nd  La Mesa
3rd  Robert Down Elementary
4th Toro Park Elementary
5th  Marshall
Highest Percentage of Enrollment - Schools with less than 374 students
1st  Pacific Valley
2nd  Graves
3rd  Captain Cooper
4th  Chartwell
5th  Washington Union