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Project Joy and Hope Fun Run

SAN JACINTO MONUMENT La Porte, TX 77571 US Directions


Saturday, April 13th

Project Joy and Hope 5K Fun Run/Walk

8:30AM CDT - 11:00AM CDT
Race for Joy and Hope

Project Joy and Hope 10K Race

8:30AM CDT - 11:00AM CDT
Everyone Can Participate!

Virtual 5K Joy and Hope Fun Run/Walk


La Porte, TX US 77571


We invite you to participate in our 2nd Annual 5K Fun Run/Walk or 10K Race to support Project Joy and Hope, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting seriously ill children and their families in our community.  The San Jacinto Monument is a historic setting for the Fun Run to raise awareness about Project Joy and Hope in our community! Commemorative t-shirt, snacks, drinks, and Finisher medals! Virtual participants can pick up registration shirt and finisher medal at packet pickup.  Virtual participants are not eligible for Awards. T-shirts will be ordered on March 25th. No size guarantees for registrants after 3-25-24.  Learn more:

FUNDRAISE TO SUPPORT PROJECT JOY AND HOPE: Support our mission, by raising money for Project Joy and Hope's programs and services.  After signing up for the race, CLICK HERE to join our FUNDRAISING TEAM today! Top fundraiser will be recognized at the PJH After Dark Party: Top Gun Adventure on April 13th at the Lone Star Flight Museum.

Awards: Awards will be given to: top Child 8 and under; Child 9-12; overall male and female winners in each of the following categories:  Teens 13-19; Young Adults 20-40; Adults 41--60    Seniors 61-over    10 K Race open to Teens and Adults only. Photos:  All race photos will be uploaded to the Race Sign-up website and a link will be emailed after the race.  Photos are FREE to participants!  Children in strollers (under the age of 3) will receive free registration at checkout!    

Packet Pick-Up Dates and Times: Wednesday, April 10th and Thursday, April 11th from 1pm to 5pm, at Project Joy and Hope (3207 Tulip Street, Pasadena, TX 77504). Packets may also be picked up at 7:30 am Race Day (April 13th) at registration table.

Same day registrations are open at 7:30am at registration table race day, April 13th.  Only credit card payments will be accepted race day. Shirts will not be available for same day registration. We welcome your participation and support.

Sponsorship Opportunities: Excellent opportunity for corporate and church sponsors. Details at or Email Executive Director, Jan Wheeler, for more information.

Refunds/Exchanges: There are no refunds or exchanges.

We also invite you to purchase tickets for our After Dark Party (adults only) on Saturday evening, April 13th, at the Lone Star Flight Museum. Enjoy dinner, music, exhibits, simulator experiences, and auction. Location: 11551 Aerospace Ave, Houston, TX 77034   Visit PJH After Dark Party to learn more!


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