How to become a Run for a Reason Official Charity

Thank you for your interest in our Run for a Reason charity program.  The 2015-2016 application request deadline has passed.  If you are interested in applying for the 2016-2017 season, please click here for the Run for a Reason program FAQ.

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  2015 Run for a Reason charity program surpassed the $2 million mark for the fifth consecutive year, raising over $2.5 million to benefit 60 charities. In the program’s 19-year history, over $22 million has been raised.

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For questions regarding the Chevron Houston Marathon Run for a Reason charity program, click on the link above or contact Kimberly Hall at 713.957.3453 or