Started in 2008, Alvarum is a leading online fundraising and community website (www.alvarum.com) that help to raise €M/ year for hundreds of charities (Red Cross, Greenpeace…) across Europe. Alvarum is also producing the Heroes Race Series (Paris, Amsterdam, Berlin and other european cities). Heroes Race is a 6k walk/ run open to all charities. Each participant raises funds for his favorite charity. Since 2010, the Heroes Race Serie has managed to raise more than 1 M€. www.coursedesheros.fr ; www.heldenrace.nl. Backed by famous european entrepreneurs and investors, Alvarum is a fast growing start-up that aims at changing the fundraising landscape by making it easier for charities to raise funds.