Help double lung cancer survival during the seventh annual Free to Breath Cancer Walk 10 a.m. Oct. 2 at Horseshoe Lake Park.
By participating in the Free to Breath fundraiser, help raise awareness and fund vital research programs dedicated to doubling lung cancer survival by 2022. Form a Free to Breathe team and ask friends, family members, neighbors and coworkers to join in.
The event schedule is as follows: 9 a.m., registration and check-in; 10 a.m., welcome and rally; 10:25 a.m., Kids’ Dash; 10:30 a.m., walk; and noon p.m., closing rally.
Registration online is $25 and closes Sept. 28; mail-in registration is $28 and must be received by Sept. 26; and registration on event day is $30. Youth ages 12 and under can register for $15 online; $18 by mail; and $20 on event day.
Registration includes: entry into the one or two-mile walk; 2016 Free to Breathe event t-shirt; and refreshments and entertainment. All online and mail-in registrants who participate are guaranteed an event t-shirt. A limited quantity of t-shirts in limited sizes will be available for those registering on event day.
Registration fee counts toward fundraising efforts and is the first step to a Hero Cape. Raise $100 and earn a Fundraising Hero Cape to wear on event day.
Interested in more fundraising rewards? As a registrant, gain access to online fundraising tools that make fundraising easy, convenient and fun to help fund research, patient education and awareness programs through Free to Breathe. Find out how support helps.
The top three individual fundraisers and top three fundraising teams (based on totals as of 3 p.m. on Sept. 30) will also be acknowledged on event day. Fundraising will remain open through Nov. 1.
Download registration, pledge and donation forms at https://www.freetobreathe.org/get-involved/northernnj-additional-information.