2-Mile Run/Walk & 5-Mile Run benefiting Families of Children with cancer.
Families of Children with Cancer, Inc. is a non-profit organization supported by tax-deductible contributions and fund-raising activities. No salaries are paid, and all monies directly benefit area families of children with cancer. We provide:
Limited financial assistance to families whose child is in treatment.
2nd grant wishes for kids who need an extra pick me up.
Gas vouchers for physician appointments regardless of where they live.
Scholarships for post secondary education for survivors.
Annual spectacular Christmas party.
Annual August fishing trip in Upper Michigan.
Annual ski trip to Ski Brule.
Tuition for various camps for the child and/or family.
Funding of activities & supplies by the hospital Child Life Specialist.
Event details and schedule
Run starts at 8:30 AM
Times: Given at each mile mark in both races
Water stops: On both courses
First Aid: Available at finish line.
Refreshments: Snacks and water finish line.
Babysitting: Available to all participants and workers at no cost. Register children in pavilion from 7:30-8:30 a.m.
Restrooms: Available at park.
Prizes for the top fundraisers will be presented
during the awards ceremony
Prizes and Awards
Race results will be determined via timing chips. Timing chips will determine start and finish. Please register early since T-shirt sizes will be given on a first come, first serve basis.
• Trophies for 1st place winners
• Medals to 2nd and 3rd place winners
• Ribbons to the 4th and 5th place winners in each age division - male and female. (Winners must be present to receive award.)
(2 and 5 mile - Male and Female)
8 and under
9 - 14
15 - 19
20 - 29
30 - 39
40 - 49
50 - 59
60 - 69
70 and over
Families of Children with Cancer