WHO WE ARE
Located in Houston, Texas, Bel Inizio, (which means beautiful beginning in Italian), is a nonprofit that helps disadvantaged women develop self-confidence and life skills through fitness and nutrition. Participants train to complete a 5K, which helps prepare them for the ultimate race — the race for a better life.

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Your tax-deductible donation will help us help more disadvantaged women.
Bel Inizio, Inc. 501(c)3, Tax ID: 27-3577215

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We’re always looking for great volunteers. Find out how rewarding it is to help our athletes in their race for a better life.

I can do this! I have never finished anything before in my entire life.

A Ghost Strider Athlete

Crying, when she saw her first 5K finish line in sight

I began to utilize the idea of setting a long-term goal and making short-term goals to complete it.

Tiffany

A Lavender Ladies Athlete

I got a chance to walk and talk with Tamera and let me tell you Theresa, you are changing lives.
Cherita Andrews

The Biggest Loser, Season 9

Thank you so much for all that you do for our ladies…their self-esteem has improved immensely.

Linda Kagey, LCDC

Volunteers of America Texas

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Whether you’re an IRONMAN or a weekend walking warrior, enhance your race experience and help our athletes by joining Team Bel Inizio. Your fundraising will help us help more women and men in their race for a better life.