A Message From JDRF International

Team JDRF participants join in on the fun of the Chevron Houston Marathon through miles and moments! This is your moment to fundraise and help turn Type One into Type None! 

When you join Team JDRF, we’re committed to supporting you with personalized training and fundraising support before and throughout the race weekend. Know that you every step you take brings us closer to our finish line—a world without T1D.

Team JDRF is a partnership: you commit to raising funds and in exchange, JDRF and the Houston Marathon Committee provides you with support and fun perks in the months leading up to and throughout the Chevron Houston Marathon.

When you join Team JDRF and select the Fundraiser for Registration option, you will receive the following:

  • Guaranteed race entry in the race distance you select
  • Team JDRF Race day singlet
  • Personal cheer squad along race route 
  • Support and training plans 
  • Personal fundraising page and one on one fundraising support
  • 5K participants—raise at least $500 and receive a Team JDRF performance t-shirt*
  • Half or Full Marathon Participants receive a Team JDRF performance t-shirt
  • Team JDRF Special Award--when you raise at least $1,000
  • And much more!

When you join Team JDRF as a HERO you will receive the following:

  • Guaranteed race entry in the race distance you select
  • Team JDRF Race day singlet
  • Personal cheer squad along race route 
  • HERO Goodie Bag
  • Recognition on race website 
  • Exclusive access to pre-race restrooms
  • Post-Race Massage

*To receive JDRF performance t-shirts and/or running singlets in time for event weekend, participants must have fundraised this amount by November 12, 2021. After that date, apparel will be shipped out to the participant upon achieving this fundraising amount.

Get in touch with us
(713) 334-4400 ddillard@jdrf.org http://www.jdrf.org/houston