get involved

If you would like to help us make a difference and impact more youth within the community, there are many ways that you can get involved!

Or you can make a tax-deductible donation today!

1. Monthly Sponsor Gift

Your monthly commitment and contribution guarantees at-risk youth to have proper running shoes, hydrations materials, a technical shirt, and the needed support they need in order to succeed within our community. See all gifts below ↓

2. One Time Gifts

We have developed these different gifts that allow you to help as much as you can afford. You can see what your gift will buy and you can give as often as you wish. Every dollar means so much to our program and we appreciate your help! See all gifts below ↓

3. Become A Volunteer

Thank you for your interest in becoming a volunteer with Run Free Texas! Our organization wouldn’t be possible without amazing people like yourself and we are excited to get to know you and get you involved. Everyone interested in running with Run Free Texas is required to complete a background check and go through an interview process where we learn more about you and your passion for helping at-risk youth in our community. During the interview, we will talk about challenges our youth are dealing with, our mission, and discuss the role of our valuable volunteers and answer all of your questions. We have runners at all levels and run alongside our youth, where we believe a positive relationship is formed. If you decide to run with us, we ask that you commit to the course of one group, which lasts approximately twelve weeks to bring about consistency, which means a lot to our youth. Come run with us, we are looking forward to hear from you! Email Now >

4. Help Develop Our Board

As a newly founded non-profit organization we are always looking for passionate individuals, who would like to help us take our cause to the next level. You think you got what it takes to help us grow our program and reach more deserving youth, contact us. Email Now >
We currently have three positions open:
Board Treasurer Download PDF >
Board Development Committee Chair Download PDF >
Board Member-Marketing Download PDF >

5. Shop With Amazon

You Shop. Amazon Gives. Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Run Free Texas whenever you shop on AmazonSmile. AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same service. Sign up on Amazon >

6. Donate A Vehicle

Donate a car fast and easy to benefit Run Free Texas with DonateCarUSA.com. Your car, truck, boat, or other vehicle provides the crucial support Call 888-205-3420 or use the easy 1-step form and your car will be picked up by a professional towing company at your convenience. Donate car now >

7. Sell On EBay

You sell on EBay. Choose the amount you want to donate. You can choose the percent of each sale that you would like to donate or donate directly a dollar amount for every item you sell. Sign up now >

8. Sponsor An Event

We currently have two community events—the Guns ‘N' Hoses and Average Joe Dodgeball Tournament and the Run Free Texas 80’s 8K— that are available for sponsorship at a variety of levels. You can also volunteer to help at an event. Read more below ↓

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  • $100 Monthly Sponsor Gift
  • Provide a monthly donation for us to use wherever it is needed
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  • $150 One Time Gift
  • Provide 1 youth with everything they need
  • go to PayPal

  • $85 One Time Gift
  • Provide a set of work out equipment (kettlebells, dumbbells, gym mat, jump rope) for 1 youth
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  • $75 One Time Gift
  • Provide 1 pair of running shoes for 1 youth
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  • $25 One Time Gift
  • Provide 1 technical dry fit running shirt for 1 youth
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  • $20 One Time Gift
  • Provide water for 2 Groups (5-7 youth) for 1 month
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  • Choose Your $ Amount
  • Choose the amount that you would like to donate
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  • Amazon Smile
  • Your shopping will support Run Free Texas
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  • Choose a $ Amount
    or % of Each Ebay Sale
  • When you sell items on EBay
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We currently organize two events to raise awareness in the community. Run Free Texas is appreciative for all donation amounts and 100% of the profits will go directly back to the program and are tax deductible. Any sponsor may also donate items for team prizes and a raffle for spectators. Business information and/or coupons can be placed in runners' packets with a sponsorship to either event.



Guns ‘N’ Hoses Dodge Ball Tournament

Gather your team and start practicing to compete for the chance to proudly take home your award by winning the Annual Guns ‘N’ Hoses and Average Joes Dodgeball Tournament.
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80’s 8K Race

You don't need a DeLorean to have an 80's excellent adventure! Accelerate beyond the time barrier with high tops, hot pants, scrunchies, slap bracelets, and the glory of feathered hair on right here in Cedar Park at the 80’s 8K.
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DUCK

$800
only one available

  • All tournament materials and media outreach will refer to the tournament as 3rd Annual Guns ‘N’ Hoses & Average Joes Dodgeball Tournament presented by YOUR company!
  • Large logo on the back of event t-shirt
  • Prominent mention in sponsor section on website and signature line on all emails one month before and after the event
  • Company name displayed throughout event location
  • Logo on community tournament fliers
  • Mention in media pitches
  • Booth at event
  • Team entries: 2

DODGE

$500

  • Large logo on back of event t-shirts
  • Display of logo on event page of website
  • Booth at event
  • Team entries: 1

DIP

$250

  • Display of medium logo on back of event t-shirt
  • Display of logo on website event page

DIVE

$100

  • Name listed on our event page as a supporter
  • Display of small logo on back of event t-shirt

UNDERWRITING OPPORTUNITIES

  • Underwriters help pay for the cost of event-related expenses, increasing the dollars raised that go directly to Run Free Texas Youth.
    Limited opportunities
  • T-Shirt Sponsor
  • Participant Snacks/Water
  • Trophies and Awards

If you would like to help us make a difference and impact more youth within the community, there are many ways that you can help!

Support The Cause!

Please support your Central Texas community and consider becoming a sponsor or volunteer. We will provide tax ID numbers for all donations.

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