IThrive Network and Willow Fork Drainage District is hosting the City of Katy, Cinco Ranch, First Annual Veterans Day 5K Run and Mental Health and Wellness Fair. This Veteran's Day event is designed to honor Veterans, promote mental health awareness and create an opportunity for the local Veteran and Katy community to come together. The Veteran Day 5k Course includes kilometer markers with all participants receiving a timing chip in their race number to allow race times to automatically register at the ﬁnish line and post online.
For serious runners, casual joggers and walkers, volunteers and spectators in Texas, this event that provides care and support to families and friends grieving the loss of a member of the armed forces.
Your participation and support helps us make steps forward to make an impact on future generations. With options for all ﬁtness levels, everyone will ﬁnd an event to suit their goals. Top racers in all age groups compete for ﬁnisher prizes. We offer an experience for the entire family that includes yoga, meditation, a health and wellness expo, local vendors, military fighter jets, color guards and live performances for the entire family in honor of Veterans.
Proceeds from this event will be used to grant scholarships to five inspiring Veteran women to pursue career and education development as well as sustantiate future IThrive programs bridging the gap between Veteran and Civilian women trauma survivors.