Charity Partner

Environmental Learning for Kids


Environmental Learning for Kids’ (ELK) overarching dream is to remove barriers and provide all youth with educational opportunities. ELK is an inclusive non-profit organization that develops inspired and responsible leaders through science education, outdoor experiences, and lasting mentor relationships for under-represented youth ages 5-25. As a multiple year Colfax Marathon Charity Partner, we would be honored for you to join our awesome team of runners! To join our team, simply select Environmental Learning for Kids as your charity partner during race registration. For questions about our participation in the Colfax Marathon, please contact Rayven Irons at To learn more about ELK programs and happenings, please visit our website at