On the morning of September 11, The Travis Manion Foundation will host a 5K run at Ellington Field in honor of all those who served, suffered, and died, on September 11, 2001, as well as all the brave men and women who were lost in war since that horrible day.
The nonprofit is dedicated to honoring the legacy of 1st Lt. Travis Manion, USMC, who made the ultimate sacrifice in the Al Anbar province of Iraq, while drawing fire away from his wounded comrades on April 29th, 2007.
THE 9/11 HEROES RUN UNITES COMMUNITIES INTERNATIONALLY WITH THE GOAL TO NEVER FORGET THE SACRIFICES OF THE HEROES OF SEPTEMBER 11TH AND IN THE WARS SINCE: VETERAN, FIRST RESPONDER, CIVILIAN, AND MILITARY. JOIN US TO RAISE AWARENESS AND HONOR THE FALLEN.
Proceeds from the event will benefit the Travis Manion Foundation, Houston Professional Firefighters Association, Assist The Officer Houston, and Texas Association Of First Responders.
More details can be found on the organization’s website at www.TravisManion.org