Stop Cancer Now Lap-a-thon: November 6, 2016 -

The second Stop Cancer Now Lap-a-Thon at Tuscarora High School is fast approaching! See photos from the first Lap-a-thon here. In order to participate on Sunday, November 6, 2016, please register to participate by donating $20, or make a donation of any size.  Donations over $20 will be considered a contribution to the Cancer Hotline, which provide individualized […]

Running and skin cancer prevention -

As you enjoy good weather and perhaps get ready for our Cancer Prevention and Treatment 5K in September, you may be training a lot outside. Exercise reduces your risk of cancer and many other diseases, but running outdoors can increase your risk of skin cancer if you don’t follow a few simple rules.

Walking with a hope of a cure for cancer -

May 2015 On Saturday, April 25th, Sherina Garner walked her own 5K fundraiser in memory of her mother, Valerie Veney, who died from lung cancer. Fourteen people donated $453 to her cause, which Sherina then matched, raising a total of $906 for the National Center for Health Research and its main program, Cancer Prevention and […]

A Beautiful Day for our First Annual Lap-a-Thon in Leesburg, VA on April 26! -

Our first Stop Cancer Now Lap-a-Thon at Tuscarora H.S. on Sunday April 26th was a great success!     More than $5,000 was raised to support our Cancer Helpline by adults and children who participated on one of 4 teams or as individuals.   Winners included: Most money raised by a team: Baseball: $1592 Track: […]

2013 Stop Cancer Now 5K Run/Walk and 1-Mile Fun Run on Sunday, September 22 at 10 a.m. -

Early Packet Pick-up is Saturday September 21: Get your T-shirts and Bibs ahead of time and receive a 20% coupon off all REI products – @ Georgetown Running Company, Saturday 9/21, 12pm-4pm Georgetown Running Company Address: 3401 M St. NW Washington, DC 20007 (in Georgetown) Race Registration/Start/Finish: At the corner of Potomac St. NW and Grace […]