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May is Brain Tumor Awareness Month!

May 01, 2018

Go gray email 1 .png                 May is Brain Tumor Awareness Month!  For the past 16 years, Head for the Cure has raised more than $10 million for brain cancer research and programs primarily through our 5K walk/run events across the country. However, the fight doesn't end at the finish line! Join us as we Go Gray in May in support of Brain Tumor Awareness Month. Through the entire month of May on social media, we will celebrate survivors, practitioners, caregivers supporters as we strive to find a cure for brain cancer step by...

Head for the Cure Adds a Few New Voices: Voices Against Brain Cancer leadership joins Head for the Cure

Apr 10, 2018

VABC Cover Photo.jpg   For 15 years, the Head for the Cure Foundation and Voices Against Brain Cancer have led the way in creating grassroots action for the public to support the brain cancer community and scientific research. After years of working independently toward the same cause, Voices Against Brain Cancer is bringing its organization, its constituent base and its events into the Head for the Cure Foundation. The Head for the Cure Foundation will continue to operate from its Kansas City, MO, headquarters.  The Foundation will be led by...

Physician Spotlight - Dr. Vinay Puduvalli

Mar 15, 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), and the Neuro-Oncology Novel Therapies and Research Fund at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC – James) greatly contributes to that mission. We would like to shine a light on one of those wonderful individuals and get to know them a little better. Enjoy! Dr....

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 ...