Chevron Houston Marathon

CHEVRON HOUSTON MARATHON
RUN FOR A REASON

January 16 & 17, 2021 | Downtown Houston


Kickstart Kids is excited to be chosen as an Official Charity for the Chevron Houston Marathon! The marathon's Run for a Reason program connects the philanthropic community to passionate participants who fundraise and raise awareness for a meaningful cause.

2021 is the first year for Kickstart Kids to participate in this amazing event. We hope to partner with new and old supporters to build awareness and raise funds that will enable us to continue our mission of teaching character through karate.

JOIN THE TEAM!


FUNDRAISE FOR REGISTRATION

Runners can fundraise for FREE registration to the ChevronHouston Marathon or We Are Houston Half Marathon by raising $500 (on Sunday 1/17). Runners can also join the We Are Houston 5K by fundraising $250 (on Saturday 1/16). 

HERO ENTRY

HERO entries are guaranteed registration into the full or half Marathon by making a one-time tax-deductible donation of $350 with Kickstart Kids as the official charity, plus fundraising or donating an additional $150 ($500 total). HERO perks include a private pre-race restroom, custom back bib, and more! 

ALREADY REGISTERED?

Runners who are already registered for the Marathon can still join Team Kickstart Kids and help fundraise for a great cause. 


START A CORPORATE RUNNING TEAM

Corporate running teams need 10 or more runners. Employees will run and fundraise on behalf of Kickstart Kids.

JOIN TEAM KICKSTART KIDS RUN FOR A REASON

REGISTER

REQUIREMENTS

  • $500 fundraise minimum for Marathon or Half Marathon
  • $250 fundraise minimum for 5K
  • $350 one-time personal donation for HERO Entry
  • If you're already registered, we recommend a fundraising goal of at least $350
  • Participants must raise $150 by November 15, 2020 to be approved as a runner. If signing up after November 15th, participants still must fundraise $150 to be approved as a runner.

* We accept corporate matches from your employer.

RUNNER PERKS!

  • Special Team Kickstart Kids running dry-fit t-shirt 
  • Happy Hour Awards Party celebrating Team Kickstart Kids with prizes for the top fundraisers
  • Complimentary Pre-Race Carb Load Appreciation Dinner before the race
  • HOOPLA squad cheering on our runners along the course offering tissues, water, petroleum jelly, bananas and orange slices 
  • Thank You note from a student in the Kickstart Kids program 
Contact Brittany Horine at bhorine@kickstartkids.org or 713-868-6003 x113 for questions and more details.