Be a Charity Superstar in 2024

Go the extra mile and support a charity by becoming a Charity Superstar! All you need to do is pick a charity below, commit to raising their minimum fundraising amount, apply to be one of their superstars and if selected, you’ll receive:

  • free entry to the City2Surf
  • priority start in the exclusive charity wave
  • charity superstar medal
  • personalised bib and the feel good vibes knowing you're supporting a cause close to your heart (Need to be registered as a Charity Superstar by 23 June to receive this benefit). 
  • extra perks arranged by your charity (maybe even a singlet to wear on the day!)

Already paid for registration but keen to become a charity superstar? Don't worry, we can refund your registration fee after you've been accepted by the charity of your choice.

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Join Team SCHF and go all in for kids' health. Your support of Sydney Children's Hospitals Foundation will raise vital funds for Sydney's world-leading paediatric hospitals and services.

Apply to be a SCHF Charity Superstar



R U OK? began in Bondi in 2023 with a vision to create a world where we’re all connected and protected from suicide. We’d love you to join us as we create a wave of yellow rolling down the beach.

Apply to be a R U OK? Charity Superstar


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The GIANTS Foundation leverages the power of sport to enhance the lives of those in our community, while supporting the on-field success of our teams.

Apply to be a GIANTS Foundation Charity Superstar



Join Black Dog Institute and support better mental health for all. As the only Medical Research Institute in Australia to investigate mental health across the lifespan, we know there is no one-size-fits-all solution to the challenges we’re facing together. Join the movement to support those living with mental illness.

Apply to be a Black Dog Charity Superstar

Encapsulating the magnificence of a little girl, with her Army, well beyond her years. Creating much needed awareness for childhood brain cancer as we fund research into the disease that kills more children in Australia than any other.

Apply to be a Little Legs Foundation Charity Superstar

Last year Beyond Blue’s 24/7 Support Service received over 317,000 contacts. Join #TeamBeyondBlue and help us raise funds to ensure EVERY call is answered.

Apply to be a Beyond Blue Charity Superstar

Children’s Cancer Institute is the only independent medical research institute in Australia wholly dedicated to curing childhood cancer. 60 years ago, childhood cancer was a death sentence. Today, 8 out of 10 children will survive, but there’s much work to be done.

Apply to become a charity superstar today and help make the difference!

Apply to be a Children's Cancer Institute Charity Superstar

Chris O’Brien Lifehouse is a not-for-profit hospital dedicated to treating and researching cancer. Thank you for choosing hope.

Apply to be a Chris O'Brien Lifehouse Charity Superstar

Once considered the forgotten cancer, Brain cancer kills more children in Australia than any other disease and more people under 40 than any other cancer. All funds raised support quality, innovative research to accelerate new treatments to patients and improve brain cancer survival rates.

Apply to be a Cure Brain Cancer Foundation Charity Superstar

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We have been running the race to cure cancer for over 50 years, funding over 500 superhero cancer researchers who work every day to cure cancer. Run the race with us.

Apply to be a Cure Cancer Charity Superstar

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Each year, over 800 kids in Australia are diagnosed with cancer. Kids with Cancer Foundation’s mission is to improve the daily lives of these kids and their families. Through vital financial support in the form of petrol and grocery vouchers, as well as aid with household bills and much more, we strive to ease the financial strain that families face with the challenges of childhood cancer. 

Apply to be a Kids With Cancer Foundation Charity Superstar

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Stroke Foundation is committed to a world free from disability and suffering caused by stroke.  Join Team Stroke in raising vital funds to help prevent stroke, save lives, and enhance recovery.  Together we can change the state of stroke in Australia.

Apply to be a Stroke Foundation Charity Superstar


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UNICEF works day in and day out, in some of the world’s toughest places, to save and improve children’s health, nutrition, education and protection. By joining our team, you’ll help send emergency supplies to children during conflict, natural disasters and humanitarian crises. 

Apply to be a UNICEF Australia Charity Superstar


Wayside Chapel provides care, support and essential services for people experiencing homelessness and social isolation in Sydney.  From our centres in Kings Cross and Bondi Beach, we offer a range of support services that place dignity, respect, and love at the heart of what we do.

Apply to be a Wayside Chapel Charity Superstar


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WWF-Australia works to rehabilitate and restore wildlife and habitats and build resilience against climate disasters. Run with #TeamPanda to help protect and restore nature today – together it is possible!

Apply to be a WWF Australia Charity Superstar

The Smith Family

Fundraise for The Smith Family who are working with thousands of Australian children experiencing poverty, helping them unlock a better future for themselves. The funds you raise can provide children in need with financial support, mentorship programs, and educational resources to help them overcome educational inequality caused by poverty.

Apply to be a Smith Family Charity Superstar



Australia for UNHCR responds to refugee emergencies and provides ongoing care to displaced people worldwide.

Apply to be a Australia for UNHCR Charity Superstar

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Médecins Sans Frontières (Doctors Without Borders) is an independent international medical humanitarian organisation that delivers emergency aid to people affected by armed conflict, epidemics, healthcare exclusion and natural or man-made disasters.

Apply to be a Médecins Sans Frontières Charity Superstar

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Raise Foundation are committed to creating a brighter future for young Australians through their youth mentoring program. Join team Raise and your support will help Raise reach more 13-15 year olds across Australia. Together, let's make a meaningful difference in the lives of our youth by equipping them with much needed skills for a brighter future.

Apply to be a Raise Charity Superstar

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Lifeline aims to deliver digital services to Australian people in crisis, wherever they might be and in the mode in which they are most comfortable accessing support. Each year, Lifeline receives almost 1 million contacts from people in crisis.

Apply to be a Lifeline Charity Superstar

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Every day, we support people affected by cancer when they need it most, speak out on behalf of the community on cancer issues, empower people to reduce their cancer risk, and find new ways to better detect and treat cancer.

Apply to be a Cancer Council NSW Charity Superstar

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At MacKillop, we believe every child deserves the best. And the best place for children is in a safe and supportive family, where they are nurtured to develop to their full potential.

Apply to be a MacKillop Family Services Charity Superstar