The BC Interior Chapter of the The Sunshine Foundation of Canada is the designated charity for the SunRype Okanagan Marathon.


The Sunshine Foundation of Canada is a national charitable organization that makes dreams come true for children with severe physical disabilities or life-threatening illnesses. In fact, 80% of Sunshine kids are challenged by a severe physical disability. Our vision is that every Sunshine child shall live their Dream.


Your donations are greatly appreciated.



Autism Okanagan (A Ok) is a charitable society committed to supporting individuals and families living with autism in the Okanagan. Its mission is to improve the quality of life for individuals and families living with autism by providing information, resources, education, training, programs and activities in an autism-­‚Äźfriendly environment.



To make a secure donation to one of the charities above please click here.


You may donate directly to the Sunshine Foundation Dreams for Kids or Autism Okanagan, or search for an Athlete. Simply go to the link above and you will be forwarded to the SunRype Okanagan Marathon fundraising page. Click on the Donate Now Tab to make a donation or search for the athlete to whom you would like to pledge. 


Volunteer-In-Kind Program: Learn more here.

Volunteer-in-Kind Groups


Dance City Academy Tour Group is a youth dance troupe based in West Kelowna, BC. Currently 40+ dancers are rehearsing, performing and fundraising as they prepare to represent the Okanagan in 2019.