Albert Rivera Virtual Menudo Run 2021 Register today!
Albert Rivera Virtual Menudo Run 2021Register today!

About Us

The National Latino Peace Officers Association San Gabriel Valley Chapter has been in existence for over 35 years.  The SGV Chapter is historically known for their Annual Menudo Run, which takes place every August. 


The Virtual Menudo Run begins at 6AM EST August 27, 2021 - August 29, 2021 7PM EST.


All results must be received by 7PM EST. Results for all will be available at 9PM EST.


This will be the 38th year but our 2nd Virtual Run due to COVID-19.  In 2009, the Menudo Run was renamed to The Al Rivera Menudo Run, in memory of one of their long time members and past Presidents, Al Rivera.  Al was very instrumental in the SGV Chapter and was very committed to the Menudo Run. 


The SGV chapter has been very busy in sponsoring fundraising events to assist with the Scholarship Fund and many other events which give back to the community. 


In 2020, the Chapter awarded $10,000.00 in scholarships to first year college students.  Thank you for your support of our organization.

For those of you who attended our Annual Al Rivera Menudo Run we are sure you remember Evelyn Tapia. She was a familiar face and long time runner. It is with a very heavy heart to report she passed away due to health complications. She was 83 years young and will be missed. 


We felt it was appropriate to share this "Runner's Prayer" in her memory.


"Run by my side; live in my heartbeat;
give strength to my steps.
As the cold surrounds, as the wind pushes me,
I know you surround me.
As the sun warms me, as the rain cleanses me,
I know you are touching me, challenging me, loving me.
And so I give you this run.
Thank you for matching my stride.

Register Now

Click below to register:

Race Registration


Please call us at: 626-736-3307 626-736-3307 or


National Latino Peace Officers Association-SGV

P.O. Box 63

Glendora, CA 91740

Our Mission

Honoring Family, Education and Community Through Service and Mentorship

Get Social

Connect with us on Facebook to learn about upcoming projects and volunteer opportunities.

Did you participate in a previous run? Want to leave us feedback after this year's run? Click the below link and comment, share and follow. 

Follow us on Instagram:


Print Print | Sitemap
© National Latino Peace Officers Association-SGV