2013 Cleveland 5K Charity Team

Saturday, May 18, 2013   8:00 AM
FirstEnergy Stadium - Home of the Cleveland Browns 1085 W. 3rd
Cleveland , OH

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Online Reg. Closes:

May 16, 2013 12:00 AM Pacific Time

2013 MMRF PowerTeam Cleveland 5K:

2012 MMRF is forming teams and recruiting individual

Event Description:

2013 Cleveland 5K - MMRF PowerTeam
***Please note: Strollers and/or pets are not permitted on the field inside the First Energy Stadium

The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF) is pleased to invite our Cleveland area supporters to join together as we create a MMRF charity team with in the 2013 Cleveland 5K,. For the 5th year, the MMRF is forming teams and recruiting individual participants to band together as the MMRF PowerTeam at the event on Saturday, May 18, 2013.

The MMRF invites you to be a part of this exciting event and to help us raise awareness and funds for multiple myeloma research. Run or walk the race as an individual participant or bring your friends and family with you! The Cleveland 5K is open to the general public. The MMRF will form a large charity team iwthin the race itself.

This year we have streamlined our process for registering to make it easy for you.


  • Step 1: Register here to receive your auto-generated fundraising page.
  • Step 2: Register with the Cleveland Marathon 5K here:

Team Captains

  • Step 1: Register here to receive your auto generated fundraising page which you can share with your team members to meet your team fundraising goal
  • Step 2: Register with the Cleveland Marathon 5K here:
  • Step 3: Instruct your team members to register with the Cleveland 5K at the link above. Your team members will NOT be required to sign up with the MMRF this year. You will be responsible for making sure they are registered with the race.

Team MMRF participants will receive :

  • Race Day MMRF PowerTeam Shirt - so we can show our unity and raise awareness
  • Personal online fundraising donation pages
  • Fundraising strategies, tips and support
  • Prizes for the following: largest team, top fundraising team, top fundraising individual.


We suggest that each team set a goal to raise a minimum of $2500. Many teams raised over $5000 last year. We will make it easy for you. We suggest that individuals shoot for $100 each.
The power of one becomes the power of many when you reach out to your friends, family and coworkers to support you and this important cause.

Since the MMRF is the world's largest private funder of myeloma research, we rely on events like this, and fundraisers like you to reach out to your friends and family to help support our cause. The mission of the MMRF is to relentlessly pursue innovative means that accelerate the development of next-generation multiple myeloma treatments to extend the lives of patients and lead to a cure. An outstanding 90% of the MMRF budget is directed research and related programs.

Once you register for the MMRF team here, an automatic Fundraising Page will be created for you. We will be in contact with you soon with instructions on how to retrieve and customize your fundraising page. For further instructions on how to customize your page: CLICK HERE.

5k Event Details:

  • When: Saturday, May 18, 2013. Start time: 8:00 AM
  • Where:. FirstEnergy Stadium – Home of the Cleveland Browns (1085 W. 3rd), Cleveland, OH
  • Bib Pick Up: You can pick up your bib at the Rite Aid Cleveland Marathon Health & Fitness Expo or on race morning.
    Every race participant will receive an official Cleveland 5K event t-shirt when they pick up their race bib. We ask that all MMRF PowerTeam members wear the orange MMRF shirt which we will provide so that we can show our unity and strength in numbers.
  • Visit to learn about other events including the kids run on Saturday at 11 AM, and the Marathon and Half Marathon on Sunday, May 19th.

 Click here to register now!