Each year Just for J, Inc. chooses an honorary family to bless. If you know a family that is struggling to meet the medical needs of one or more of their children, please fill out one of our nomination forms below. All nominations are accepted year round. Any nominations made after families are chosen for each event will be considered for the following year so pay close attention to dates for each event.
Rules and Regulations:
- There is no limit to the number of times a child can be nominated.
- Once a child is chosen as an honorary family for any event, they are no longer eligible to be chosen for future events.
- The child must be under the age of 18 and live in state of the event to be eligible.
- A child can be nominated as long as they have any medical challenge that impacts their life.
5K and 10K Events
Our North Texas honorary family(ies) is chosen in February of each year. The chosen families will be notified in February and then will be blessed with a monetary gift in April at the annual 5K. In 2017, Just for J raised over $20,000 for the honorary families.
Any nominations made after February 17th, 2018 will be considered for the 2019 blessing.
Our Denver honorary family is chosen in May of each year. The chosen family will be notified in May and then will be blessed with a monetary gift in July following the annual 5K. In 2017, Just for J raised over $9,000 for the honorary family.
Any nominations made after May 19th, 2018 will be considered for the 2019 blessing.
Each year we bless an honorary family in North Texas for the holidays. Nominations are open year round for our Holiday family. The honorary family is chosen at the beginning of December then gifted in December following our Holiday Event. In 2016 our honorary family was gifted more than $2,500.
Any nominations made after December 1st, 2018 will be considered for the 2019 blessing.