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Alumni Spotlight: Sam Snyder

Hey there - Sam here, Team Boston 2018 4K for Cancer Runner. Here to tell you, with certainty, that the summer of 2018 was THE best summer of my life. It brought so many smiles, laughs, tears and surprises, and left me with some of the most...

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My 4K Told By ‘The Office’ Memes

My summer spent running across the country for 4K for Cancer was certainly memorable. How could it not be? A summer filled with people I'll have in my life forever, places I'd never imagine being in, and experiences that took my breath away. When people ask about my...

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Year in Review – 2018

What. A. Year.   2018 was filled with windy roads, mountains, flat plains, finish lines, and more. We couldn't be more proud of the impact our 4K for Cancer program had this past year. None of these wins and accomplishments are possible without our six 4K...

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Alumni Spotlight: Stephen Barr

Hey there - Stephen Barr here. Villanova grad and 4K for Cancer Team Seattle 2018 alum.Are you curious how to have the BEST summer of your life? Interested in biking across the country? Want to find a new way to make a difference?Well... here's how I did...

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Get Festive with Fundraising

 The holiday season is a great time to vamp up your fundraising efforts. With everyone feeling the spirit of giving, its the perfect time to share with your family & friends the cause your supporting. Whether its taking a moment to share on social...

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Participant Resources

Get Festive with Fundraising

 The holiday season is a great time to vamp up your fundraising efforts. With everyone feeling the spirit of giving, its the perfect time to share with your family & friends the cause your supporting. Whether its taking a moment to share on social...

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What do parents say about 4K?

              My child is about to get on a bike and ride it 4,000 miles across the United States for cancer... My child is about to lace up their shoelaces and run in a 4,000 mile relay across the United States for cancer... These statements may sound crazy but this...

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Sweet on 4K: Fundraising Around Valentine’s Day

  Fall in love with fundraising this Valentine's Day. This darling holiday is the perfect time to vamp up your fundraising efforts to get everyone sweet on 4K. Spread the love on and around February 14th to show others how they can send a different kind of secret...

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Spotlights

Alumni Spotlight: Sam Snyder

Hey there - Sam here, Team Boston 2018 4K for Cancer Runner. Here to tell you, with certainty, that the summer of 2018 was THE best summer of my life. It brought so many smiles, laughs, tears and surprises, and left me with some of the most...

read more

Alumni Spotlight: Stephen Barr

Hey there - Stephen Barr here. Villanova grad and 4K for Cancer Team Seattle 2018 alum.Are you curious how to have the BEST summer of your life? Interested in biking across the country? Want to find a new way to make a difference?Well... here's how I did...

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Alumni Spotlight: Courtney & Carrie

People would be surprised to hear of the many ways our 4K riders and runners hear about the 4K. Typically they hear about 4K through chatting with a friend or alum, scrolling on Social Media, or stumbling across our site. But every once in awhile, we hear...

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4K News

My 4K Told By ‘The Office’ Memes

My summer spent running across the country for 4K for Cancer was certainly memorable. How could it not be? A summer filled with people I'll have in my life forever, places I'd never imagine being in, and experiences that took my breath away. When people ask about my...

read more

Year in Review – 2018

What. A. Year.   2018 was filled with windy roads, mountains, flat plains, finish lines, and more. We couldn't be more proud of the impact our 4K for Cancer program had this past year. None of these wins and accomplishments are possible without our six 4K...

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Why We Fight

Why We Run – Team New York 2018

Every year we ask our participants to think about their reason they signed up to Run Across America, their motivation, or as some may call it - their "why" - the fuel that gets them over the hills, through the windy and long plateaus, out on raining...

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Why We Ride – Team San Francisco 2018

Every year we ask our participants to think about their reason they signed up to bike across America, their motivation, or as some may call it - their "why" - the fuel that gets them over the hills, through the windy and long plateaus, out on raining...

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Why We Ride – Team Portland 2018

Every year we ask our participants to think about their reason for riding, their motivation, or as some may call it - their "why" - the fuel that gets them over the hills, through the windy and long plateaus, out on raining mornings and persistent during...

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