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2013 Houston Young Lawyers Foundation 5-K Fun Run/Walk

Starts Location
Saturday, August 24, 2013
7:30 AM
At the Sam Houston Park in downtown Houston (see event details below)
1100 Bagby Street
Houston, TX 77002

Contact Information:
Event Organizer Website
Visit the Event Organizer's Website

Additional Information

Cost

$25.00

The Event

Come out and participate in the Houston Young Lawyers Foundation 2013 5-K Run/Walk on Saturday, August 24, 2013! This end of the summer race to beat the heat will start at 7:30 am at the Sam Houston Park in Downtown Houston. Participants will go out and back along Allen Parkway. Following the event, a great post race party is planned at Sam Houston Park where there will be music, food, drinks, and fun for the whole family!

Race Information and Packet Pick-up

The race will be chip timed, and the course is USAT&F sanctioned & certified - # TX05052ETM. Prizes will be awarded based on chip time per gender and age groups. There will also be drawings for some great door prizes. Packet Pick-up will be at Finish Strong Sports located at 6426 Washington Ave., Houston, TX 77007, and will occur on Thursday and Friday, August 22 and 23, from noon to 2pm and 4pm to 7pm on both days.

Parking

Free race day parking will be available at The Central Parking Lot at 401 West Dallas St., Houston, TX 77002. The entrance is off of West Dallas St. near the intersection of Clay St. A parking slip can be found in your race packet, and the parking slip will need to be displayed on your dashboard when parking for the event. Also, appropriately metered street parking should be free until 8am.

Beneficiaries

The Houston Young Lawyers Foundation 5-K benefits HYLF’s Grant Program and Change Happens! Change Happens! has a variety of local programs and services such as youth development, substance abuse prevention and treatment, supportive services to the homeless, HIV prevention, and assistance to families of uninsured children applying for health insurance services. For more information about Change Happens!, please visit their website at http//changehappenstx.org.

Additional Registration Information

Online registration here on Active is highly encouraged, but registration forms are also available at Finish Strong Sports. There will also be race day registration at the event, but we ask that you get there 30 to 45 minutes early to register.

Our Generous Sponsors and Donors to date

1. Greenberg Traurig, LLP 2. Swift Energy Company 3. Tekell, Book, Allen & Morris, LLP 4. Norton Rose Fulbright 5. Windsor Communities 6. Bracewell & Guiliani LLP 7. Baker Hostetler 8. Gulfstream Legal Group 9. Finish Strong Sports 10. Momentum Document Services 11. St. Arnold Brewery 12. Brando Chiropractic

Becoming a Sponsor and/or Donor

We are still actively seeking sponsorships and donorships for this event. There are still numerous and valuable ways our sponsors and donors can promote themselves and be recognized through this event. If you are interested, please contact Darren Ticer at dticer@tekellbook.com


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