Date: May 3, 2014
Location: Golden Gate Park at Hellman Hollow (Speedway Meadow), San Francisco, CA
Registration: 9:00 – 10:00 AM
Program & Activities: 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Length of Event: 5K Walk (approx. 3miles)
Top team and top individual fundraisers will be acknowledged during the closing ceremony.
Rain or shine the event will go on!
Regardless of weather, layered clothing, windbreakers, sunglasses, and sunscreen are recommended.
- Don’t forget about the $1K Club Challenge – raise $1,000 by May 1 to be entered to win an iPad mini
- Kick start your efforts by raising $200 by May 1 to receive a signature National Brain Tumor Society long sleeve t-shirt
- But first – anyone to raise $20 by April 12 will be entered into a raffle to win a long sleeve!
Directions & Parking
Public parking is limited at the site. Parking is allowed in Golden Gate Park on both sides of John F. Kennedy Drive near Hellman Hollow (Speedway Meadow), on a first come first served basis.
Free public parking will also be available at Ocean Beach, where Golden Gate Park meets the Pacific Ocean. (Ocean Beach – 1000 Great Highway, San Francisco, CA)
Complimentary Brain Tumor Walk Shuttles will run continuously from The Beach Chalet (across from Ocean Beach) and Hellman Hollow (Speedway Meadow) between 9:00 AM – 1:30 PM. Look for the Shuttle Stop signs.
There will be a designated drop off/loading area on John F Kennedy Drive near Hellman Hollow (Speedway Meadow). Look for “Drop Off” signs and orange parking cones near the entrance to the event site with the paved path.
Interested in volunteering for this event? Learn more about volunteer opportunities
All funds raised through these events, allows the National Brain Tumor Society to advance research and public policy to improve the lives of all those living with a brain tumor, as well as anyone who will be diagnosed tomorrow. Our mission is to find a cure for brain tumors – Search for your event and register today to help make a difference in the fight against brain tumors.
Is there a registration fee?
Upon registration, you will receive a personal fundraising page and useful online tools to help you jumpstart your efforts. Even after the event is over, you will still have access to your personal fundraising page, allowing you to maximize your impact in the fight against brain tumors.
National Brain Tumor Society
55 Chapel Street, Suite 200
Newton, MA 02458
To maximize every dollar raised, we only provide event T-shirts to registered survivors and volunteers. However, we also offer T-shirts for adults and children at each event, in exchange for a donation.