Race to Cure Sarcoma Philadelphia 2019 supporting Sarcoma Foundation of America
Sarcoma Foundation of America

About Race to Cure Sarcoma Philadelphia 2019

Welcome to the 4th Annual Race to Cure Sarcoma Philadelphia!

The Sarcoma Foundation of America (SFA) invites you to join us for a family friendly walk/run event. Our goal is to raise awareness and financial resources for sarcoma research.

By participating in this fundraiser, you'll share your story with others while raising much needed funds for sarcoma research. Your funds will support both the SFA's national research program and Fox Chase Cancer Center.

What you need to know:

WHAT:

3 Mile Family Fun Walk, or Run and then tons of fun!

All registered will receive a commemorative t-shirt (must be registered by August 11th to be guaranteed a t-shirt)


WHERE:
Warminster Community Park, Warminster, PA 18974

Please use East Bristol Road entrance for parking!!


WHEN:
Sunday, September 8th Check-in and Onsite Registration: 8:00 am

Opening Ceremony will start promptly at 9:00 am, with the walk/run starting at 9:30 am


WHO:
Adults (14-up): $35

Children (6-13): $10

Children 5 and under: FREE

**Onsite registration will be available, price will increase to $40.00




Date

Starts at:  September 8, 2019 7:00 AM
Ends at:  September 8, 2019 12:00 PM

Location

Warminster Community Park
Philadelphia,PA 18974 USA

Contact

Sarcoma Foundation of America
philadelphiartcs@curesarcoma.org

Warminster Community Park


Warminster Community Park is our largest, 240 acres, with over 5 miles of trails. Many of our other parks are pocket parks located in neighborhoods. Sport organizations such as soccer, football, basketball, swimming, wrestling, baseball, and softball are offered by various adult and youth sport organizations throughout the seasons.


Why Participate?

When you choose to take part in the Race to Cure Sarcoma Philadelphia you are choosing to join hundreds of others who want to make a difference for sarcoma patients and their families. Join us and the sarcoma community and be a part of the premier run/walk series in the United States focused on raising awareness and research funds for sarcoma.

Funds raised through RTCS Philadelphia drives innovative sarcoma research nationally, through the Sarcoma Foundation of America and Fox Chase Cancer Center!

Benefiting Partner

When facing sarcoma, where you go for care—and how quickly you are seen—can make a big difference. Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia is one of the few cancer centers in the nation offering a multidisciplinary approach to researching and treating sarcoma, a rare form of cancer. At Fox Chase, we work with you to choose a treatment approach that offers the best chance of controlling your cancer, preserving function, and reducing the risk of recurrence.

We draw upon the nationally-recognized experience of our multidisciplinary medical team to make individualized decisions for your type and stage of sarcoma. The sarcoma team meets regularly to review new or challenging cases in depth and reach a consensus on treatment strategies. Through this coordinated approach, we strive to offer the most thorough and personalized care, as well as access to innovative therapies for your cancer.

Why choose Fox Chase?

  • Highest designation from the National Cancer Institute (NCI) as a Comprehensive Cancer Center, an elite center recognized for excellence in cancer treatment, research, prevention and education
  • Multidisciplinary team of physician leaders in the sarcoma field
  • Full spectrum of care for every type and stage of sarcoma cancer—from detection through survivorship
  • Significant experience with open, endoscopic, laparoscopic and robotic surgery
  • Access to clinical trials for emerging and innovative therapies for sarcoma
  • Next business-day appointments with our sarcoma specialists
  • Why Donate?

    Donations to Sarcoma Foundation of America help

    • Fund innovative sarcoma research

    • Educate patients and caregivers

    • Raise public awareness

    We couldn't do it without our sponsors!


    For information about sponsoring, see our Become a Sponsor page.