Giving and commitment
Sporting and solidarity events
For many years, Paris La Défense has been supporting regular blood donation campaigns and charity events, including 5 major sporting events.
The Children Without Cancer City Race.
Imagine for Margo, an association fighting against child cancer, has designed the Children without Cancer City race in Paris La Défense around three courses. 100% of the donations collected are donated to research to find innovative and specific treatments.
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Challenge Against Hunger
The NGO Action Contre la Faim offers companies the opportunity to defend their colours while having fun and practicing sports activities. The donations allow for concrete action by carrying out projects for sustainable food that is accessible to all.
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The Vertigo Race
The NGO Play International, which develops educational programmes through sport in France and abroad, is organising this vertical race inviting sports enthusiasts to climb the floors of a tower in La Défense as quickly as possible to reach the top.
A Daffodil for Curie
The Institut Curie, the leading cancer centre in France, calls on the people of La Défense to get involved each year in the collective virtual challenge to collect donations, but also a sponsored challenge of kilometres to be covered.
The Special Olympics race
This is the oldest solidarity race in the neighbourhood! Special Olympics, which works for the sporting integration of people with mental disabilities, organises an inter-company relay race on the square in front of La Défense.