Monday, November 29, 2010
Get ready for the El Paso Marathon!
This video about the El Paso Marathon is incredibly inspiring, take a minute to watch it!
The El Paso Marathon Foundation mission is to organize a first class marathon that promotes health and fitness in the community, brings tourism to the region of El Paso and provides support to local and national non-profit organizations.
El Paso Marathon Foundation supports the following non-profit organizations:
Avance of El Paso
The mission of AVANCE – El Paso is to help young families break the cycle of poverty through early childhood development, parenting, adult literacy and healthy marriages. We serve over 3,000 parents and children annually at fourteen schools across El Paso county and two sites in southern Doña Ana County, New Mexico . We are governed by a local Board of Directors and funded by public and private grants, contributions, and the United Way.
Volar Center for Independent Living
Volar CIL is an organization of and for people with disabilities advocating human and civil rights, community options, empowering people to live the lives they choose.
El Paso Humane Society
The Mission of the Humane Society of El Paso is dedicated to preventing suffering, neglect, abuse and cruelty to animals, providing information, raising public awareness of animal issues, promoting responsible pet ownership, and kindness towards all living things
El Paso Police Foundation
Assisting the El Paso Police Department with funding to improve public safety & community partnerships.