In order to use RunSignup, your browser must accept cookies. Otherwise, you will not be able to register for races or use other functionality of the website. However, your browser doesn't appear to allow cookies by default.
If you still see this message after clicking the link, then your browser settings are likely set to not allow cookies. Please try enabling cookies. You can find instructions at https://www.whatismybrowser.com/guides/how-to-enable-cookies/auto.
On the weekend of November 12-14, 2021, children and families will be walking together in spirit in support of the Prelude Music Foundation. Your children’s participation in this Walk-a-Thon will directly impact the lives of children in some of the most under-resourced parts of Houston. Thank you for supporting the Prelude Music Foundation and for teaching your child(ren) about kindness, generosity, and service.
On Walk-a-Thon weekend -- whenever it is most convenient for your family -- children will walk in support of bringing music education classes to children from in-need communities of Houston. Be sure to set up your personal fundraising page! This is designed to be a flexible, low-key, active service opportunity for your family. Please download this handy guide with more information about how to have a successful walk-a-thon.
You set the walking goal that works best for you and your children. Some suggestions are:
More about the Prelude Music Foundation:
The Prelude Music Foundation serves high-poverty, low-literacy communities where families often lack the tools to help support their children's cognitive and academic development. Utilizing the research-based music and movement curriculum Music Together®, the PMF supports the cognitive, academic, and musical development of children during the most formative years of their lives. Go here for a short video showing the impact of the Foundation.
This academic year (2021-2022) alone, the Foundation is bringing playful, research-based music education classes to approximately 4,000 children throughout Houston. Due to the pandemic, we are unable to safely host our usual fall and winter in-person fundraisers. The remote Walk-A-Thon is a safe way for us to raise critical funds and it is a lovely opportunity to teach children about service. We are excited for this opportunity and hope you'll sign up to walk and/or donate!
If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.
Please complete the following survey to help us better understand your race experience.