2017 Be The Match Walk & Run Chicago

Be The Match Walk & Run Chicago

Be The Match Walk & Run Chicago
Date Apr 2017 (TBD)
Distance Fundraiser
Course Type Road

Race Information

The Chicago Be The Match Walk/Run is a family friendly fundraising event that featuers a 5k, 1k, and Tot Trot. The event is family friendly and is part of a nation wide series of fundraising runs.

About the Cause

Thousands of patients need a marrow transplant, but have no donor match in their family. They depend on Be The Match® to help them find an unrelated marrow donor and receive treatment. The cure for blood cancers like leukemia, lymphoma and 70 other life-threatening diseases is in the hands of ordinary people - your hands. The Be The Match Walk+Run raises funds to help patients with uninsured treatment costs, support continued marrow transplant research to improve outcomes, and add more volunteer potential marrow donors to Be The Match Registry®, giving more patients hope for a cure.

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