Cancer Action Charity Partner of Kansas City Marathon in 2018

When you have cancer, every small step counts. Will you “Go the Extra Mile” to help those fighting cancer in our community? 

Cancer Action is a charity partner of the 2018 Kansas City Marathon!  There are several ways you can support cancer patients while running or walking on October 20th ! You can also “Go the Extra Mile” by making a donation even if you are not running or walking.


Quick Facts About Cancer Action:


·        We provide tangible services, financial aid and emotional support to thousands of Kansas City area residents living with and through cancer helping them through every step of their cancer journey!  We go the extra mile to help those with cancer in Kansas City!!


·        Some of the Services provided include prescription assistance, nutritional support, transportation to treatment, breast prostheses, group exercise, education, emotional support and guidance.  Many of these services are truly life-saving for cancer patients and reduce the stress on patients and families!


·        All services are provided locally, and 100% of funds stay within the Kansas City area, helping those with cancer right here in our community!


·         We have convenient offices around the metro to make sure our services are accessible to everyone with cancer!

Join the Cancer Action Team or Make a Donation:

Just click on this link to register:

Support Cancer Action by Donating or Raising Funds

Everybody who participates in the Marathon (runs any of the distances: 5K, 10K, Half or Full marathon) and/or donates/raises at least $50 for Cancer Action will receive a unisex performance technical shirt available at the KC Marathon EXPO!

Questions or Need more Information?  Contact Karla at

or 913-642-8885

Together we can go the extra mile!