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.
Your tax-deductible donation will help us help more disadvantaged women. Bel Inizio, Inc. 501(c)3, Tax ID: 27-3577215
“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.”
A Lavender Ladies Athlete
“I got a chance to walk and talk with Tamera and let me tell you, Theresa, you are changing lives.”
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
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.