Cancer Action Proud Charity Partner of Kansas City Marathon


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 2017 Kansas City Marathon!  There are several ways you can support cancer patients while running or walking on October 21st! 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 and become an Ambassador:


Become a member of the Cancer Action Team! Just click on this link to register:


https://mysportkc.org/Fundraising/fundraise.aspx?event=38979&fundraiser=14128

You can also use the same link to make a donation.


 Ambassador Perks Include:

 

o   Ambassadors – Join Cancer Action’s fundraising team and assist in recruiting others to join Cancer Action’s team, and help fundraise (at least $100) for the agency and receive a free unisex performance technical shirt! (T-shirts will be mailed once you have signed up)


o   Everybody who joins the Cancer Action Team will receive two entries into a drawing to win an Eric Berry-signed football OR a custom-made quilt featuring your prior race shirts – winners will be drawn at the KC Marathon EXPO


Support Cancer Action by Donating or Raising Funds:


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


o   Everybody who raises at least $50 will be entered into a drawing to win an Eric Berry-signed football OR a custom-made quilt featuring your prior race shirts – winners will be drawn at the KC Marathon EXPO!

 


Questions or Need more Information?  Contact Karla at karlan@canceractionkc.org

or 913-642-8885


Together we can go the extra mile!