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NIDS Oral Cancer Awareness 5K

Sat October 13, 2018 Merrillville, IN US 46410 Directions
Events

5K Run/Walk

$25 9:00AM CDT Price increases after September 28, 2018 at 11:59pm CDT
Place
6355 Broadway
Hidden Lake Park
Merrillville, IN US 46410
Description

Registration: Race day registration starts at 7 am at Shelter 2.
Race start 9:00 am
Awards: Awards for top male and female finishers
Proceeds: Benefits the Oral Cancer Foundation
Entry Cost:Early Registration -  $25 entry fee includes T-Shirt. Late registration from September 29th to October 11 - $30  Shirt sizes and availability not guaranteed after September 29th

Proceeds of this race benefit the Oral Cancer Foundation. With the mission of "helping persons facing oral cancer by providing vetted information, support, advocacy, research, and hope."

An estimated 10,030 individuals, in the United States, die every year from oral cancer. This statistic has remained relatively stagnant over the past 10 years. It is the Northwest Indiana Dental Society's goal to increase public awareness of oral cancer symptoms and risk factors, to increase early detection.

 

 

 

 

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