TRAVERSE CITY, MI – The Traverse City Track Club’s 2023 grant application window is now open through October 2, 2023. Eligible applicants include 501(c)(3) non-profit organizations, Native nations, local units of government, and local education institutions serving Antrim, Benzie, Grand Traverse, Kalkaska, or Leelanau Counties.


Projects or programs must be running or walking-related and align with the Traverse City Track Club mission, which is: The Traverse City Track Club promotes and encourages health, fitness, fellowship, community service, family recreation and competition via running and walking. We welcome all ages and abilities.


The application is coordinated through the Grand Traverse Regional Community Foundation.

Visit for a complete list of eligibility requirements and for a link to the application.

The Traverse City Track Club has given more than $2 million back to the community through its charitable giving program, which includes scholarships, grants, paid work groups at events, the golden shoe fund, and race proceed donations. The TCTC’s events, including the Bayshore Marathon, allow the TCTC to give back to the region in a meaningful and impactful way.

For more information about the Traverse City Track Club, please visit