The Citrus Rush, Cancer Crush 5K is an annual race held to raise funds for the sole purpose of supporting Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation which fights to end childhood cancers! All race proceeds go directly to fighting cancers.
The 3rd annual Citrus Rush, Cancer Crush 5K will be held on August 12, 2017 at the Fred Beekman Park located at the corner of Lane Avenue and Kenny Road in Columbus, Ohio. Runners and walkers of all ages are invited to join the race (or 1 mile walk) to raise awareness and funds to help fight childhood cancers. Children under 5 are encouraged to join for free!
The race is organized by the colleagues at Northwestern Mutual Columbus with all proceeds directly benefiting Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation.
More about the charity
Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation. ALSF’s mission is to raise money and awareness of childhood cancer causes, primarily for research into new treatments and cures, and to encourage and empower others, especially children, to get involved and make a difference for children with cancer. www.alexslemonade.org/