How to become a Run for a Reason Official Charity

The 2017-2018 Run for a Reason Charity Application will be available at the end of February with a return deadline of early April – exact dates are still to be determined. To express interest in receiving an application, organizations should contact rfar@houstonmarathon.com or 713-957-3453.

Chevron Houston Marathon Run for a Reason Raises Millions for Charity

Founded in 1995, the Chevron Houston Marathon Run for a Reason charity program links thousands of runners with participating nonprofits and provides a platform for charities to raise awareness and funds as well as educate others about their cause. With help from thousands of runners, fundraisers, individual and corporate donors, the  2016 Run for a Reason charity program surpassed the $2 million mark for the sixth consecutive year. In the program’s 21-year history, over $24 million has been raised.

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