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Stick it to Brain Cancer

Dec 14, 2018

Support Head for the Cure and help us to defeat brain cancer step by step. This December, you have the chance to Stick it to Brain Cancer! For a donation of $500 or more, you have the opportunity to personalize a decal in honor of or in memory of a loved one that will be placed on our new event trailer for the 2019 5K season. You will also receive 10 of the same decals for your own personal use on your car, window, laptop, etc. Donations can be made individually, or groups of people can choose to donate together. If you choose to donate with other people, one individual will need to make the...

Thankful Wednesday

Nov 28, 2018

Thank you to all that supported Head for the Cure on #GivingTuesday! With your help, we were able to raise $16,708 and we had 16 personal Facebook Fundraisers. This support is amazing! These funds will go towards brain cancer research and programs and help those in the brain cancer community.   Thank you for helping us to defeat brain cancer step by step!   GT Thank You.jpg ...

Giving FAQs

Nov 26, 2018

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 27th, 2018. #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....

Save the Date for Giving Tuesday!

Oct 18, 2018

Head for the Cure works to raise funds, hope, and awareness for the brain cancer community. On this #GivingTuesday, you have the opportunity to directly impact our mission, and to help us defeat brain cancer step by step.   On November 27th, millions of people across the nation, and across the globe, will show their support for non-profit organizations with missions close to their heart. In 2017, #GivingTuesday raised over 300 million dollars in over 150 countries. This year, Facebook has partnered with PayPal to match up to $7 million dollars of all donations made through Facebook.   Be a...

Thank You, New York!

Oct 17, 2018

On behalf of everyone at the Head for the Cure Foundation, thank you for helping make the annual Head for the Cure 5K Run/Walk – New York an amazing success! It was a fantastic fall 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 over 150 runners, walkers, volunteers, donors, sponsors and well wishers — most participating with one of the 23 Head for the Cure teams. We also honored one of our brain tumor survivors, Roger Espinal,...

Thank you Detroit!

Sep 18, 2018

On behalf of everyone at the Head for the Cure Foundation, thank you for helping make the 5th annual Head for the Cure 5K Run/Walk – Detroit 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 over 1400 runners, walkers, volunteers, donors, sponsors and well wishers — most participating with one of the 60 Head for the Cure teams. We also honored 8 brain tumor survivors during our Keeping the...

Remembering John McCain

Aug 31, 2018

We have all been incredibly saddened by the loss of Senator John McCain nearly a week ago after his fight with a glioblastoma. As he makes his final journey from Arizona to Washington, D.C. and then to Maryland, we remember this titan who embodied all that it is to be a fighter, an American and a hero in every sense of the word. It's hard to imagine a better contender against this terrible cancer than someone who has lived his life with such passion, not only for himself but for the countless others he fought for though 60 years of service, in the armed forces, in a POW camp, and in the United...

5th Annual Omaha 5K Run/Walk

Jul 25, 2018

Omaha Start 2018   On behalf of everyone at the Head for the Cure Foundation, thank you for helping make the 5th annual Head for the Cure 5K Run/Walk – Omaha 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 over 750 runners, walkers, volunteers, donors, sponsors and well wishers — most participating with one of the 35 Head for the Cure teams. Check out...

Purchase Your School Supplies Through AmazonSmile!

Jul 16, 2018

Support brain cancer, purchase by purchase at AmazonSmile! As you're ordering school supplies or just everyday goods, go to smile.amazon.com, select Head for the Cure for your charity, and a portion of your purchase will go to Head for the Cure! ...

Head for the Cure St. Louis

Jul 12, 2018

Thank you, St. Louis, for supporting Head for the Cure!  We were so honored to be featured on several media resources with amazing patients/survivors sharing their stories. Check it out!   http://fox2now.com/2018/06/24/st-louisans-gather-in-forest-park-to-suppo... ------------ http://www.kmov.com/story/38495657/brain-cancer-survivor-shares-story-at...   http://www.kmov.com/clip/14443862/brain-cancer-survivor-shares-story-at-... -------------- https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Pwh9fZjsaWwK82OwWHiZ59plXgu_joXo/view?u... ...