KEIRA KILBANE FOUNDATION 5K AND 1 MILE FUN RUN
EVENT DATE: Jul 23, 2017
DEADLINE TO GIVE: Jul 22, 2017
The 3rd Annual Keira Kilbane Foundation 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run presented by Ann Gregory Decor is on Sunday, July 23rd. The event starts at the Station Road Bridge Trailhead located at the intersection of Riverview Road and Chippewa Creek Drive in Brecksville, OH. The 5K will head towards Red Lock Trail. The 1 Mile Fun Run will head towards Buckeye Trail. Both will end back at the Station Road Bridge Trailhead. The 5K includes chip tracking by Greater Cleveland XC via Chronotrack Live System. All proceeds benefit the Keira Kilbane Foundation.
All proceeds from the Keira Kilbane Foundation 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run, presented by Ann Gregory Decor will be directed to the Keira Kilbane Foundation in support of our mission. The mission of the Keira Kilbane Foundation is to advance treatment options and a cure through innovative research for childhood cancers, with a focus on Leukemia; and to make a positive impact on the lives of patients and families currently in treatment, just as Keira did in her young life. The Keira Kilbane Foundation is focusing efforts in three main areas: 1. Funding cancer research and treatment options through the Keira Kilbane Research Fund currently established in partnership with Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital in Cleveland, Ohio. 2. Supporting Pediatric Cancer division patients and families during inpatient hospital stays by donating meals, toys, art supplies, etc. 3. Providing financial assistance to families currently undergoing cancer treatment. The Keira Kilbane Foundation is recognized as a 501(c)3 non-profit charity. There are no paid employees. All funds will be directed to the three main areas outlined above.