The mission of the BE A HERO BEAT CANCER KIDS RACE AND WALK is to empower children and their families affected by cancer. To advocating on behalf of those who fight the disease on daily basis. We are committed in our efforts to promote awareness with in our community in order to continue to strive to beat the disease in hopes of saving lives, and diminishing suffering from cancer, through research, education, advocacy, and service. Many of our families are struggling with the loss of a beautiful child or are fighting the disease as we speak. Join us to walk or run as we honor HEROES. This Race is dedicated to the children we have lost and to those that bravely continue to fight. June 27, 2020 is a great day to help a child smile.
Oncology services at Valley Children’s are offered through our Craycroft Cancer Center, one of the leading pediatric cancer centers in the country. As a prominent member of the Valley Children’s Oncology Group (COG) – the world’s largest organization devoted exclusively to childhood and adolescent cancer research – we make the majority of the nearly 100 active clinical trials open at any time in COG available to our patients. There oncology research extends to cutting-edge therapies, cancer biology and supportive care such as pain medications. Our well-trained team of pediatric specialists has the unique expertise and vast experience of treating all forms of childhood cancers through dedicated programs such as neuro-oncology and long-term survivorship.
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