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Brains Together For a Cure Event, October 5th

By Wendy Hanson, MPH, @wendyhanson
BTFAC

Brains Together For a Cure is a non-profit organization promoting brain tumor awareness and raises funds to advance scientific research at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. This Saturday, October 5th, Brains Together For a Cure will be hosting their 13th annual event. Both a 5K walk and a chip-timed 5K race will be held in honor and memory of those affected by a brain tumor. Additional event details are available at Brains Together For a Cure.

When: October 5th, 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Where: Rochester Community & Technical College (RCTC) Fieldhouse

Schedule of Events:

  • 8:00 – 8:45 am  Check-in/Registration & Runner Packet Pick Up
  • 8:00 – 10:55 am  Kids Activities, Merchandise for Sale, DJ, Raffle Ticket Sales
  • 8:45 am Honor & Remembrance Tribute
  • 9:00 am  Staggered Start for 5K Walk (inside or outside), 5K Run
  • 10:30 am Runner Race Awards
  • 10:45-10:50 am Silent Auction Ends
  • 11:00 am  Short Program & Raffle Drawing
Connect with other patients, parents and caregivers affected by brain tumors in the Brain Tumor online support group.

 

 

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