Old Bill's Fun Run 2021
Inspiring Philanthropy Since 1997
Giving Season ended on Friday, September 17 at 5PM
As an alternative to our traditional Run Day, the Community Foundation and participating nonprofits will host socially-distanced, pop-up celebrations including Countdown Week (Sept 7-10) and a town-wide Scavenger Hunt on September 11th.
Information on Countdown Week, Old Bill’s Scavenger Hunt, event marketing, how to view your Old Bill’s donations, and more.
Old Bill's 2021 Festivities
In place of traditional Run Day festivities, the Community Foundation has organized a number of pop-up events to spotlight our nonprofit community and the services they provide for the Jackson community.
Countdown Week (Sept 7-10)
During Old Bill’s Countdown Week, nonprofits will host pop-up celebrations to highlight their individual missions and service areas at various locations around town.
Tuesday, September 7 – Conservation & Environment + Animals
Wednesday, September 8 – Education + Civic
Thursday, September 9 – Sports & Recreation + Arts & Culture
Friday, September 10 – Health & Human Services
Old Bill's Scavenger Hunt (Sept 11)
Since we won’t be setting up booths and running together on Saturday, September 11, The Community Foundation has organized an Old Bill’s Scavenger Hunt throughout downtown Jackson. Race for the answers to win a grant for your nonprofit. $5,000 in grants will be awarded!
Run / Walk Your Own 5K
Mr. Old Bill loves to run, and one day while on a run he got the idea for an annual community-wide fundraising event to benefit all local nonprofits. Community members are encouraged to independently run, walk, hike or bike 5K anytime and anyplace on Saturday, September 11. Participants are invited to post videos and pictures of their independent 5K by using the hashtag #oldbills2021 and tagging @cfjacksonhole on Instagram and/or Facebook, or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Old Bill's 2021 Video Gallery
A look at some of the festivities from the 25th Annual Old Bill’s Giving Season! The 25th anniversary of Old Bill’s Fun Run has been anything but average. The stage was set for an outstanding Giving Season with a record-breaking Match Fund thanks to the generosity of Mr. and Mrs. Old Bill and our Co-Challengers.
Old Bill's 2021 Rubber Ducky Regatta
Old Bill's Scavenger Hunt
Old Bill's 2021 Recap
Announcing the Old Bill's Song Contest Winner
What is Old Bill's?
One of the most innovative fundraisers in the nation, Old Bill’s Fun Run is also one of the most successful. In 2020, the event raised $15,314,287 from 4,349 donors. Old Bill’s has brought an astounding $189 million philanthropic dollars to our community. These funds are busy feeding the hungry, supporting the sick and elderly, teaching kids to read, protecting wildlife, building affordable housing, enriching our lives through the arts and touching the lives of everyone in Teton County.
2020 Results & the Spirit of Old Bill's Award Recipients
We’re excited to announce the results from Old Bill’s Fun Run 2020 with this special video message from Laurie Andrews, President of the Community Foundation of Jackson Hole. You showed up for our nonprofits and our community in a BIG way. We are grateful to every one who participated in this extraordinary effort to spread generosity.
Old Bill’s Fun Run 2020 generated over 24,000 gifts from 4,349 donors, totaling $15,314,287, an increase of 7% over last year in support of local nonprofits. The Match Pool, created with gifts from Mr. & Mrs. Old Bill, Co-Challengers and Friends, totaled $3,500,245, while participating organizations received $11,814,041 in gifts designated specifically for them. Over the last twenty-four years, Old Bill’s has provided a grand total of $189,034,823 to nonprofits in Teton County.
Old Bill's 2020 Recap
Inspiring Philanthropy Since 1997
For twenty-four years, Mr. and Mrs. Old Bill have inspired thousands to raise millions through this innovative community celebration. In 2020 alone, Old Bill’s accomplished the following…
4,349 donors, including 72 Co-Challengers, contributed to the match and directly to more than 200 nonprofits through Old Bill’s Fun Run 2020.
$3,500,245 Match Pool
Co-Challengers and Friends of the Match contributed over $3 million to match the community’s donations in 2020, stretching philanthropic dollars even further. These contributions truly inspire thousands to give millions through the event.
Whether they were walking, running, or hosting a Countdown Week celebration, the community celebrated the spirit of Old Bill’s in true pandemic style in 2020.