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    Valley Creek Park Rio Grande River Trail - SEE BELOW FOR SIGN UP INSTRUCTIONS
    651 Gomez road, El Paso, TX 79932

Sweet Baby James is a 5k in honor of a close family friend's son, James ,and the many local children and their families that are touched by this disease.

This is a 5k walk /run open to all ages and will take place along the Rio Grande River. A beautiful spot with trees and wildlife. 

Event Day Schedule

  • 8:00 AM Day Of Registration and Packet Pick Up
  • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM 5k Run/Walk

Onsite Registration Fee: $25 for adults and $10 for kids 

Earlybird Discount Fee: $20 for adults and $5 for kids - Prior to Oct. 29th

Military Discount of $5 for all family members

HOW TO SIGN UP - Please Read Carefully

Select Sign Up Option Above

Create Your Fundraiser - Enter your Fundraising Goal

Under Donate, Enter your Sign Up Fee or Fees in the "OTHER" section. For example: 

1 adult = $20

1 child = $10

For a total of $30 to Sign Up

*OR Select another amount that exceeds the Sign Up fees to increase your donation and reach your fundraising goal!

Complete with your information and select the option to Register a Child if under the age 13 - if applicable

(Follow the same steps with your child's fundraising goals and info)

Enter payment information and submit your Sign Up Fee with additional Donation (if you choose)

Customize your page and share with family and friends - Congratulations, you are changing lives today!                                                                       All questions can be sent to:

We're taking steps to help JDRF progressively remove the impact of type 1 diabetes (T1D) from people's lives until no one has to fear developing this disease. By joining Team JDRF and making a donation to JDRF, you'll raise money to help fund critical T1D research and create a world without T1D.

Type 1 diabetes is a life-threatening autoimmune disease in which a person's pancreas stops producing insulin. It strikes both children and adults suddenly and changes life as they know it forever. It cannot be prevented and there is no cure.

JDRF is the only global organization with a strategic research plan to fight T1D. Every dollar JDRF is able to direct toward research comes from donors like you.

The challenge we've set ourselves — to raise money and T1D awareness with JDRF — is modest compared to the daily challenges of life with T1D, which involves a 24/7, unrelenting cycle of blood sugar testing and insulin injections to manage the disease.

We’re already hard at work! We hope you consider participating in our event.  If you’re unable to partake in the fun, we kindly ask that you support our efforts with a gift.

Thank you for your support!