851 Partners Way Raleigh, NC 27606
PurpleStride is the signature event of the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network. Each year, in communities across the country, tens of thousands of people participate in more than 56 PurpleStride events, including PurpleStride Raleigh-Durham. These events are critical in raising awareness and funds that advance research and support patients and loved ones with a promise of a better tomorrow.
100 Friday Center Dr.
Chapel Hill, NC 27517
The Melanoma Research Foundation, the UNC Division of Surgical Oncology and the UNC Department of Dermatology present a half day of melanoma education dedicated to melanoma patients and the people who support them. The event is open to the public and pre-registration is required by May 4.
415 Dimmocks Mill Road, Hillsborough, NC
May is Bladder Cancer Awareness Month, and the bladder cancer community will be joining together for the 2015 Walk for Bladder Cancer in Hillsborough on May 2! Hosted by the Triangle Chapter of the Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network, the annual walk welcomes supporters, survivors, family, friends and the medical community to participate in a one-mile walk through historic downtown Hillsborough.
104 Stadium Drive, Chapel Hill, NC 27514
With over 6,000 runners in 2014, the Tar Heel 10 Miler is designed to celebrate YOU and showcase downtown Chapel Hill, the UNC campus and the surrounding historic neighborhoods. A true Carolina showcase with thousands of UNC alumni crossing the finish line each year, the Tar Heel 10 Miler benefits UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center and the Chapel Hill-Carrboro YMCA’s We Build People Campaign.
Join Carolina Brewery for their 20th Anniversary 5K and After Party hosted at Southern Village Community Green in Chapel Hill! A portion of the proceeds will benefit UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center.
8410 Pride Way, Raleigh, NC 27613
“Take me out to the Ballgame” in support of pediatric cancer research at UNC Lineberger as Leesville Road takes on Panther Creek!
115 West Margaret Lane, Hillsborough, NC 27278
Join the Triangle Chapter of the Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network (BCAN) on Monday, March 30 from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. at the Hot Tin Roof Bar in Hillsborough, where BCAN Triangle Chapter members will serve as guest bartenders during that time and receive 10% of the income and tips! Live music will be provided by the Maddog Blues Band.
Every year, the members of Zeta Tau Alpha at UNC-Chapel Hill hold the Franklin 5K to raise money for breast cancer research and awareness. Other than UNC Lineberger, the race benefits Relay for Life of UNC, the Arc of the Triangle, Ashton's Angels, and the ZTA Foundation. Join us on Saturday, March 28 for this 26th annual race!
The Strollin’ Colon is an incredible, inflatable walk-through exhibit displaying colon health and the risks, symptoms, prevention, and early detection for colorectal cancer. Join us to talk with healthcare professionals, pick up free prevention and screening materials, and get a close-up look at healthy and non-healthy colon tissue.
America’s No. 1 tennis player, John Isner, will hold his annual charity event, the Ebix Charity Challenge, in his hometown of Greensboro, North Carolina on February 7, 2015. This year, Olympic gold medalists Bob and Mike Bryan - better known as The Bryan Brothers - and Olympian James Blake will join Isner at this one-of-a-kind event.