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Melanoma 5K Run/Walk for Hope

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    Sunday, September 20, 2015
    Waltham High School, 8am-noon
    199 Jack’s Way, Waltham MA

    Join us for our 2nd annual Melanoma 5k Run/Walk for Hope! Runners of all ages and abilities are invited to participate in this chip-timed 5K with prizes awarded to top runners and fundraisers.  Participants are encouraged to run in honor or tribute of someone who’s been touched by melanoma.  Further help support our mission of education, prevention and support by creating a fundraising page below!  Thank you!

    RegisterButtonOptions for all family members! Participate in the 5K Run, Walk, or Kids Fun Run. Register today! $15 ages 7-17, $25 ages 18+. FundraiseButtonCreate your personal fundraising page here. Share your story and raise funds to support MFNE’s mission of education, prevention, and support. sponsor-ButtonPromote your company while supporting a great cause! Choose from 5 sponsorship levels, each with great benefits! Volunteer-Button
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    8:00am: On-Site Registration Opens
    9:30am: Kids Fun Run
    10:00am: 5k Run/Walk
    10:30am: Post Race Celebration & Awards
    (Pre-race party & bib pick up at Jake & Joe’s, Waltham, 9/19 5pm-9pm)

    Event Features:
    Register early to receive a free race t-shirt
    Free skin cancer check and education
    Meet & run with marathon legend Bill Rodgers
    Kids Fun Run (pre-registration required)
    Ice cream party with Wally’s Wicked Good Ice Cream
    Music from AMP Radio 103.3
    Face painting, tattoos, raffle and more
    Free parking available on site
    All participants receive one free raffle ticket

    Proud members of Race Around Waltham Series.
    Special thanks to Waltham High School & Chapel Hill Chauncy Hall School.

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