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Kansas City, MO

Tuesday November 27, 2018 12:00am - Wednesday November 28, 2018 12:00am

Kansas City, MO

Wednesday November 28, 2018 12:00am - 11:45pm

Columbus, OH

Thursday November 29, 2018 5:30pm - 7:30pm

News

HEAD FOR THE CURE HAS RAISED $10 MILLION IN 15 YEARS!

Mar 01, 2018

Head for the Cure was thrilled to celebrate our 15th year of raising funds, awareness and hope for brain cancer research and programs!  In 2017 alone, we hosted our 100th 5K event, raised more than $1.9 million and established new programs and fundraising inititiatives across the country.  With these efforts, we have grossed more than $10 million in funds raised since 2003. This could not be possible without our amazing supporters including brain cancer patients, caregivers, medical partners, donors, sponsors and volunteers.   ENJOY OUR ANNUAL REPORT ...

Thank you, Orlando!

Feb 26, 2018

On behalf of everyone at the Head for the Cure Foundation, thank you for helping make the 1st annual Head for the Cure 5K Run/Walk – Orlando an amazing success! It was a fantastic morning for our signature Head for the Cure 5K, and an unforgettable celebration of hope and optimism for brain cancer patients, their families, friends and supporters! With your help, we welcomed 225 runners, walkers, volunteers, donors, sponsors and well wishers — most participating with one of the 13 Head for the Cure teams. Thank you to all of our incredible volunteers who came out to support our...

2018 Event Summary

Feb 21, 2018

On behalf of everyone at the Head for the Cure Foundation, thank you for helping make the 2nd annual Head for the Cure 5K Run/Walk – Charleston an amazing success! It was a breezy morning for our signature Head for the Cure 5K, and an unforgettable celebration of hope and optimism for brain cancer patients, their families, friends and supporters! With your help, we welcomed more than 200 runners, walkers, volunteers, donors, sponsors and well wishers — most participating with one of the 14 Head for the Cure teams. Thank you to all of our incredible volunteers who came out to...

2018 Race Results

Feb 17, 2018

Thank you to each person the ran or walked to defeat brain cancer! We hope you found the course at Palmetto Islands to be enjoyable. You can check out the race results brought to you by our partners at Kansas Cirt Running Company.  http://www.kcrunningcompany.com/results/?id=3960show=results ...

Physician Spotlight - Dr. Morris Groves

Feb 12, 2018

Head for the Cure exists to inspire hope within the brain cancer community while performing to increase vital clinical research. As our local beneficiary and member of the Brain Tumor Trials Collaborative (BTTC), Texas Oncology - Austin Brain Tumor Center greatly contributes to that mission. We would like to shine a light on the some of those wonderful individuals and get to know them a little better. Enjoy! ...

Physician Spotlight - Dr. Nicholas Avgeropoulos

Jan 16, 2018

Head for the Cure exists to inspire hope within the brain cancer community while performing to increase vital clinical research. As our local beneficiary and member of the Brain Tumor Trials Collaborative (BTTC), Orlando Health -UF Health Cancer Center greatly contributes to that mission. We would like to shine a light on the some of those wonderful individuals and get to know them a little better. Enjoy! ...

2018 Sponsorship Information

Jan 09, 2018

Sponsorships are a vital component to any successful fundraising event. It is a partnership opportunity that both benefits your brand and supports the fight against brain cancer. If you or your company would like to find out more details about being involved in the April 29, 2018 event, please refer to our sponsorship guide!   2018 Mid-MO Sponsorship Packet (1).pdf ...

2018 Sponsorship Information

Nov 27, 2017

Sponsorships are a vital component to any successful fundraising event. It is a partnership opportunity that both benefits your brand and supports the fight against brain cancer. If you or your company would like to find out more details about being involved in the February 17, 2018 event, please refer to our sponsorship guide!   2018 Charleston Sponsorship Packet.pdf ...

Annual Giving FAQs

Nov 17, 2017

What is #GivingTuesday?#GivingTuesday is a global giving movement built by individuals, families, organizations, businesses and communities in all 50 states and around the world. This year, #GivingTuesday will be held on November 28, 2017. #GivingTuesday harnesses the collective power of a unique blend of partners to transform how people think about, talk about and participate in the giving season. It inspires people to take collective action to improve their communities, give back in better, smarter ways to the charities and causes they believe in, and help create a better world....

2017 Race Results

Sep 16, 2017

Thank you to everyone who came out to support the fight against brain cancer at the 4th Annual HFTC 5K - Detroit!  It was a beautiful morning for a run or walk along the Detroit Riverfront. To see race times and age-group placement, click HERE ...

Save the Date!

Mark your calendars...Giving Tuesday is Tuesday, November 27th!  Every dollar is a step in the right direction!

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