Miles Against Melanoma 5K, 1 Mile Fun Run,
& Kids Dash
Register for the 4th Annual Miles Against Melanoma 5k Run/Walk and help raise awareness and funds for melanoma skin cancer. Proceeds raised will stay in the local community and benefit Levine Cancer Institute’s melanoma research. In the first three years, MAM NC has donated over $40,000 to Levine Cancer Institute for education, patient advocacy, and research. Each participant that registers before April 9th will be guaranteed to receive an SPF tech t-shirt. Prizes will be awarded by Omega Sports for the overall and age group winners and everyone will enjoy music and refreshments after the race.
We look forward to seeing you on April 25, 2015 to Save the Skin You’re In!
Miles Against Melanoma 5K is the third race in the ERACE Away Cancer series. Visit www.prracemanagement.com and click on ERACE Away Cancer at the top of the page for details on the other races in the series.
VOLUNTEERS are needed for race day!!!
Want to be part of our event on April 25 but can’t run or walk the 5K? We would love to have you be part of our VOLUNTEER CREW. Crew members will help with parking, set-up, clean-up, and course monitoring. This is great way for students to earn their service hours. Simply follow this link to register. All CREW members will get a great t-shirt! Register today to guarantee yours! https://prracemanagement.webconnex.com/MAMvolunteers2015
In memory of Amy Robinson
Miles Against Melanoma NC was created in honor of my sister, Amy Jo Robinson. She lost her life much too young to melanoma. Amy Jo Ross Robinson was first diagnosed with melanoma when she was just a junior in high school, after a biopsy was performed on a mole she had removed. She had surgery to remove the lymph nodes from the surrounding area and was in remission for over 10 years until it came back in her lungs and eventually took her life. Amy was only 30 years old when she died. Miles Against Melanoma NC is dedicated to raising the public’s awareness of melanoma and funds for its research so no one else will have to suffer like Amy. Thank you so much for your support!
Please consider participating, volunteering, or sponsoring our event. Proceeds will benefit the Levine Cancer Institute and other initiatives to increase the public’s awareness of melanoma and the damaging effects of the sun and tanning beds.