JOIN US FOR OUR 2021 RACE!
SAVE THE DATE: SATURDAY, OCTOBER 16
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Become a superhero for the day,
while helping Houston's littlest victims.
 
Join us as MRE Consulting Ltd. presents Child Advocates (Virtual) Superhero Run. Superheroes of all sizes can walk or run the 5k or kids 1K wherever they please anytime on October 17!
 

ABOUT THE RUN

2016 Superhero Run raceer - Bat Girl

 Since 2013, the Superhero Run has raised over $850,000 in Houston's battle against child abuse. Our annual 5K timed fun run/walk and kids 1K has quickly has become a signature event for Child Advocates.

We are currently in the planning stages for the 2021 Superhero Run. We hope that this year's event will be able to meet together at City Centre on October 16.

 

Registration Coming Late Summer 2021
 Child Advocates has been helping Houston's abused children since 1984. 

“Those who say that we’re in a time when there are no heroes, they just don’t know where to look.”
– Ronald Reagan

Our advocate volunteers’ main job is to provide the court with recommendations about where the children they represent should live on a permanent basis. Throughout the case, our volunteers maintain contact with everyone involved in the children’s lives, from foster parents, biological parents and therapists to Child Protective Services caseworkers and attorneys appointed by the court. They make sure the children are receiving the medical and psychological help they need, and they meet with teachers and principals to help the children thrive in school. They dry tears and give hugs and throw birthday parties, too. Most importantly, they serve as a 'constant' person for the children to count on during this tumultuous time. Essentially, our volunteers do whatever it takes to ensure that the needs of the children are being met while they are in care.

Superman Crossing the Finish Line

“Superheroes and heroes come in all sizes and shapes. Unfortunately, so do kids who are abused or neglected. This event is important to MRE because we care. We don't just invest in growing our company -- we invest in our community. Plain as that.”
-Shane Merz, M.R.E. Consulting

THANKS TO THE 2020 SPONSORS

 
THE PRESENTING SPONSOR

This event couldn't happen without our generous sponsors!

Post Race party fun!

Sponsorship opportunities are available, reach out to Hayley Jaska for questions or to secure your spot.

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AMAZING SPONSORS

Ned Barnett

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Stacy & Scott Humphries

Jeff Kubin

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MAGNIFICENT SPONSORS

Caroline and Jeremy Finkelstein 

Leslie Powell

FANTASTIC SPONSORS

Forney Construction

GSM

Kreuger Real Estate

Joy & Paul Posoli

Kevin Tiernan

Steve Wyatt

WONDER SPONSORS

Stephanie & David Baird

Black Sheep Agency

Michelle & Buddy Gray

Jeannie & Nolan Lehmann

Next Level Urgent Care

Frank Rynd

Kristyna and Josh Smith