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image_6483441Join us virtually January 2021 for a 5k or 10k walk or run. Proceeds from the run will help the Task Force’s outreach and education efforts, and for victims of human trafficking. Lace up and support an organization dedicated to fighting human trafficking.

Participants will receive a long sleeve Stop the Traffick t-shirt and custom medal. To learn more and to register, please visit our registration page.

Interested in becoming a sponsor? Sponsorships are available. All proceeds  support direct victim services and the task force community outreach efforts. Click here to learn more.

When do I have to complete the virtual race?

Participants will be able to complete the event they sign up for anytime between January 1st-31st.  Please submit times online no later than January 31st midnight. IMG_4515

What is the cost?

$30- 5K, $35- 10K, $40- 1/2 Marathon and $45 for the Marathon

What do I receive when I register for the run?

Participants will receive a long sleeve Stop the Traffick tshirt along with a custom medal. Size of the medal varies depending on the event you choose. 5K- 2″,10K-2.5″, 1/2 Marathon- 3″ and Full Marathon 3.5″

Sounds great! How do I register?

Simply click on the REGISTER BUTTON on the top of the page.

When do I pick up my shirt and medal?

We will MAIL everyone’s shirt and medal the week of February 15th.

Who do I contact if I have questions about the virtual run?

Please contact Beatriz at 361-947-1540 or email

How do I become a sponsor? 

To become a sponsor simply download the Sponsorship form HERE and mail in the form OR you can email Cathy Miller

Race Instructions: 

Instructions for submitting time and other items (instructional videos below): From your confirmation email scroll down to the “Manage Registration” button. You will then be able to…

  • Print out your race bib before you run
  • Upload your finish time
  • View your race results
  • Print out finisher certificate

How do I print my bib?

How do I submit my time?

How do I print my certificate?

Don’t miss out on this special event. Register today.


Texas Coastal Bend Border Region Task Force 2017 Recognition Awards

These individuals have been recognized for their ongoing efforts to combat human trafficking in the Texas Coastal Bend Border Region and for their support and collaboration with the Texas Coastal Bend Border Region Human Trafficking Task Force. The recipients of the Texas Coastal Bend Border Region Task Force 2017 Recognition awards are:

  •  The Texas Human Trafficking Prevention Task Force:
    Governor Greg Abbott
    Attorney General Ken Paxton
    Andrea Sparks-Director Child Sex Trafficking Team
  • Nueces County District Attorney’s Office:
    ADA Michelle Putman
  • Driscoll Children’s Hospital Care Team:
    Sonja Eddleman-Director
    Dr. Ada Booth
    Corpus Christi Medical Center
    Bay Area Hosptial
    Stephanie Rodriguez- Manager-Emergency Department