Event Details

MCO Marathon Race 2020

The MCO Marathon is a non-profit organization. The Marathon is an annual running event that raises funds to Advocating on behalf of abused and neglected in the school systems. The MCO Marathon course is certified by the USA Track and Field Association and can be used to QUALIFY for the Boston Marathon, it is a flat out and back course along the Trinity River. We have food trucks, hot showers, LIVE MUSIC and FREE MONEY give away!!!

Mark your calendars now for March 21, 2020. See Race Information for details.

MCO Marathon is currently the second largest multi-event race in Texas. With distances for everyone, including both the Kids 5K Presented by Academy Sports and Adults 5K, 10K, Half Marathon, Marathon, all-new Marathon Relay, and the Ultra Marathon, we welcome runners and walkers with all athletic abilities.

If you wish to know about our sponsorship program or be one of our verified vendor for this event, you can email with your request

MCO Marathon is also open to international athletes.
Ticket price for this event is $125

Saturday, March 21, 2020
6:00 AM for Marathon walkers
7:00 AM Marathon
7:30 AM 20 Mile
8:00 AM for Half Marathon
11:30 AM Awards Ceremony Starts
12:15 PM Cash Door Prizes

You must be present to win cash.
395 Purcey St,
Fort Worth, Texas 76102
United States

The Full Marathon course is 2 laps beginning and ending at Panther Island Pavilion heading southwest along the Trinity Trails to Acme Brick. The 20-mile race has the same first loop and a shortened second loop with a turnaround at the Woodshed. The Half-Marathon is just the first lap of the Marathon course.
Course is certified by the USA Track and Field (can be used to Qualify for the Boston Marathon. You can make request for International Marathon Qualifications) -
USATF Certification # TX18108LAB - Fort Worth, TX
Fastest, Flat Boston Qualifier in Texas

Packet Pickup
Friday, 03/20/20 10am-5pm
Saturday, 03/21/20 one hour before each race start

395 Purcey St,
Fort Worth, Texas 76102
United States

Overall: Male/Female (Full / 20 Mi / 1/2)
Age Groups: Top 3 finishers
Masters: Male/Female
$1000 to a “Lucky Full Marathon Finisher”1
$750 to a “Lucky 20 Mile Finisher”2
$500 to two “Lucky Half Marathon Finishers”3

Finisher Medal
$500 for “Best Water stop”
* You must be present for cash prize
1 Must finish Full Marathon in 6 hours
2 Must finish 20 mile in 4 1/2 hours
3 Must finish 1/2 Marathon in 3 hours

Hotel & Travel

We are open for donation in cash or kinds for this event.!

Ticket for participating athlete to this event is available by sending your ticket request to ticket@mercifulcharity.info

#2. MCO Washington DC Angel Investor & VC Roundtable

Interested in meeting and pitching to early-stage Angel Investors and Venture Capitalists in DC? Register for the event on Saturday, April 25 2020

Ticket price for this event is $250
Merciful Charity Organization has hosted 400 sold-out venture events in 22 cities over the past 18 years..

At our next event, the panel of Investors will focus on Early-Stage Venture Investing: How to meet investors, pitch them, and what it really takes to get them to write you a check!

We will be discussing trends in Early-Stage Investing, hot sectors, sectors that these Angels and VCs look at, things that are most important to them when they are considering an Investment, the best and worst things an entrepreneur can do to get their attention, additional advice for entrepreneurs, and, of course, the best ways to reach these and other Investors.

There will be plenty of time for networking with the Investor panelists, both before the panel and after the panel at the Cocktail Party! Early-Stage business and entrepreneurs stand opportunity to meet directly with investors, Angel investors and vice Versa.
Register today, because this event will sell out and seating is limited!
Ticket for participating athlete to this event is available by sending your ticket request to ticket@mercifulcharity.info
Interested in pitching? 15 will be selected for a 60-second fast pitch to the panel of Investors. The Investors will vote and the winner will get meetings with the Investors.
Exhibitor passes include:
- 3 tickets
- Table top to display product / service
- 4-minute speaking slot at the end of the normal 60- second pitches.

10:00 - 12:00 Registration / Hors D'oeuvres / Networking
12:00 - 2:15 Angel Investor Panel
2:15 - 5:30 Audience Q&A
5:30 - 7:00 Pitches and Voting
7:00 - 8:30 Beer / Networking
The conference fund provides awards of up to $750,000.00 for domestic application and up to $50,000.00 for international application. These awards will be given to those selected by the MCO Conference Funding Committee.
The application for the conference fund is open to all Business owners who meet the following:
- Has a good business plan to be available for submission and inspection on the event venue
- The business owner has been invited to attend, present or perform at a conference.
- The bussiness owner has the written support of a advisory.
- Has purchased the ticket to the event
Application Deadline
For conferences held and attended between January- April 2020, all application materials are due prior to the conference date at 11:59 PM EST.
Application Requirements
Students may visit the online Conference Funding application and submit the following:
A budget indicating the amount of funding requested and specific expenses the grant would cover, if awarded.
A letter of intent, no more than 500 words, explaining why this conference will benefit your business professional objectives.
A resume or curriculum vitae.
A document confirming your acceptance to present at the conference like your tickets
Strong professional applicants will thoroughly and thoughtfully craft a professional letter of intent and resume/CV, and provide a detailed breakdown of expenses.
Reimbursement Process
After attending the conference, all recipients must submit receipts for expenses that will be covered by the funds awarded. Businesses will then be reimbursed after the submission of all receipts and proof of payment.
Review Process
Applications will be reviewed by the Conference Funding Committee at least once a month on a first-come, first-served basis. The committee consists of selected members from different government agencies within the country.
The MCO Conference Fund has allocated all funding for the Spring 2020 cycle. Any applications that are received after the event date will still be reviewed by the Selection Committee. In the case that additional funds become available to replenish this account, the selection committee will reach out via email. There may be other avenues of funding within states, and we encourage you to seek out these additional sources.
To apply to the MCO Conference Fund, please fill the form on our website, including a detailed breakdown of expenses, a resume or CV, a letter of intent, and proof of conference. Application to the MCO Conference Fund also requires a letter of recommendation from an advisory, proof of payment for the event, which can be submitting using this form or via email the person in charge to (info@mercifulcharity.info)
For conferences held and attended between August 2019 - March 2020, all application materials are due prior to event date, at 11:59 PM EST.

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James Kiamos

Very Nice networking platform. Last year event really helped my business. Nice initiative. Keep it up!


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    Lauryn Helton

    Sep. 05, 2019 at 2:21pm

    I was a beneficiary of Education welfare program at NYC. I hope we can have more like this organization?


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    Henry Lawson

    Oct. 24, 2019 at 11:10am

    How can i be part of the Marathon Race as a runner?


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      MCO Admin

      Oct. 24, 2019 at 12:15pm

      Details and ticket to all our event is online on our EventBrite page. Ticket is also available online or you can email us at ticket@mercifulcharity.info


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        Jenny Downie

        Feb. 20, 2020 at 4:21pm

        How can i apply for the TANF program


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          MCO Admin

          Feb. 21, 2020 at 3:21pm

          All current program application can be made by making a request to our representative through email (info@mercifulcharity.info)


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    MCO Admin

    Mar. 05, 2020 at 1:42pm

    All program application is currently on for interested individuals or corporate organization. Our sponsorship program is also avaialable for those who wants to support us through sponsoring. Our sponsorship deck will be made available upon request. We are accepting donation is kind or cash. Thanks for being part of our world.


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