Human Trafficking Marathon Fundraiser - Woodlands 10 for Texas Team
|When||Saturday, October 14, 2017|
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A Campaign to Fight Human Trafficking
The mission of Texas Annual Conference, Center for Missional Excellence is making disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world to the glory of God. Therefore, we are focusing our 2017 efforts to make a difference in the fight against human trafficking.
Over 200,000 U.S. youth and young adults are at risk of being enslaved in sex trafficking each year. 68% of young people who run away or are otherwise on the streets are picked up by traffickers within 48 hours of being on the streets
- There are over 83,000 labor and sex trafficking victims in Texas every year | There are over 20,000 labor and sex trafficking victims in Houston every year
- There are over 450,000 labor and sex trafficking victims in the U.S. every year | There are over 21 million sex and labor trafficking victims in the world each year.
25% of all trafficking victims are children
Join our team for one of our events. Together we can make a difference in ending human trafficking. Texas Annual Conference is a 501(c )3 nonprofit organization – check us out at www.txcumc.org
About the Races
The Memorial Hermann 10 For Texas 10-mile race, 3.1 Armadillo Run
5K and One 4 Texas Kids' Fun Run through The Woodlands will be held Saturday, October 14, 2017. These races are produced by The Woodlands Township Parks and Recreation Department and Luke's Locker. The Memorial Hermann 10 For Texas race is a USA Track and Field (USATF) sanctioned event with a certified 10-mile course.
All races will be capped. The race start and finish location is at Market Street. After the race, participants will enjoy a Texas-sized post-race
party with fun for the whole family.