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R4G1 Run For Generation One (Draft)

Sat April 13, 2013 Houston, TX 77004 US Directions
This Race is in Draft Mode


University of Houston - Central Campus
Houston, TX US 77004


****Important Note - Due to a scheduling conflict, we may have to change the date or location of this event.  We will update the page as soon as we have additional details.

We would like to invite you to participate in a 5K Fun Run/Walk benefitting Generation One on Saturday, April 13, 2013 at the University of Houston-Central Campus.

Generation One (Gen1) is a trans-denominational ministry located in the Third Ward of Houston, Texas and is committed to the spiritual growth and physical rebuilding of the Third Ward Area.  

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About Gen1

Because they envision a thriving community without poverty and suffering, they invest a tremendous amount of time, love and education toward Third Ward’s youth, as well as efforts to revitalize the physical community.

Gen1’s current programs are:

•Neighborhood revitalization – cleaning and mowing lots, painting houses, trash collection and other beautification efforts

•Generation One Academy (G1A) – Tuition-free, private, Christian education for children in 3rd Ward between 3 years old and 5th grade, including extended day with enrichment and tutoring

•Each One Reach One Mentoring– available to children in Third Ward between Pre-K and 5th Grade

•Generation One Screen Printing Shop – provides employment and job readiness skills to young men in “the bottoms” of  Third Ward

•Generation One Sewing Shop - provides employment and job readiness skills to young women in “the bottoms” of  Third Ward

Agreeing to participate as a sponsor for R4G1 is agreeing to invest in better lives for the residents of the lower Third Ward and in the development of stronger citizens for Greater Houston.

With your help, we are confident that this will be a successful event for this amazing organization.  In advance, we appreciate your time, thoughts and energy that you will invest in making this event a success.  Please see the attached sponsorship levels and let us know how you would like to participate.

Gen1 is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Donations are tax deductible to the extent allowable by law.




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