We Run Brownsville’s mission is to promote a healthy lifestyle for women living and working in Brownsville by providing opportunities to actualize empowerment by adopting a comprehensive approach to wellness through training and education. Women are supported in articulating their vision for high quality lives as informed decision-makers through a lens of power-sharing and equity.
We Run Brownsville is a grassroots effort to encourage women who are living and working in Brownsville to take ownership of their physical, mental, and emotional wellness. Runners participate in an 8-week walk to run program that prepares them to complete a competitive 5K race. Team members belong to a caring peer network that promotes personal growth, centers responsibility and accountability and celebrates group achievements within a framework guided by authentic voice, compassion, and joy.