Texas 4000 is excited to welcome Scott Crews to our staff! Please see below for a letter from our new Executive Director.   It is my honor to write to you as the new Executive Director of the Texas 4000. Having lived in Austin for more than 11 years working for nonprofits, I’ve been keenly aware […]

We are thrilled to be part of the Austin Marathon’s #AustinGivesMiles program again in 2017! Last year, we raised $30,000 and we look forward to breaking that record this year with your help. Chikage Windler, CBS Austin Chief Meteorologist, will be the official Austin Gives Miles Charity Chaser for the 2017 Austin Marathon® presented by […]

Tina Beigelbeck, 2013 Ozarks Ride Director, lost her father when she was 16 years old. When she came to UT and learned about Texas 4000, she knew this was something she had to do. “In many ways, I was still trying to put my life back together. Dad would’ve jumped at the opportunity to ride from […]

Texas 4000 is proud to announce that we have been selected as a returning charity for the 2017 Austin Marathon & Half Marathon’s Austin Gives Miles charity program. In 2016, 43 Texas 4000 team runners raised over $19,000 while training for the race and their fundraising was matched with a $10,000 grant from The Moody […]

AUSTIN— Texas 4000, a nonprofit dedicated to cultivating student leaders and engaging communities in the fight against cancer, today announced David Chayer as its new executive director. Chayer steps into the role to replace outgoing executive director, Jen Thomas, who is relocating to Denver. Also today, the organization announced the expansion of its board of directors, including Wes Carberry, Michael Lu, Danielle Oxford, Kerry Rupp and Denise Silverman. The new leadership and expansion of the board of directors will allow the organization to strategically broaden its reach, and have a greater impact in the fight against cancer.

Michael Tatalovich will be riding as a member of the 2016 Texas 4000 Team. He is currently a sophomore architecture major at UT where he works as a photographer for Spark Magazine, an on campus fashion periodical. He also does creative work for Smear Magazine, a local indie zine. He enjoys being outdoors, concerts, and […]