Challenges and Prizes: Sacramento Brain Freeze

Saturday, November 4, 2017, Nimbus Dam Recreation Area


National Brain Tumor Society event participants work very hard – and we appreciate everything you do in the fight against brain tumors. Each fundraising challenge is offered to help maximize your individual and team fundraising efforts towards reaching your goals – plus a little friendly competition never hurt! The fundraising prizes are our way of saying “THANK YOU!”

Fundraising Support

We know not everyone is a professional fundraiser so we have developed a few tools for you to use when reaching out to your friends and family. Please reach out to your event director Jenifer Prentiss any time for support too at

Sample Fundraising Letter (PDF) | (DOC)

Sample Fundraising Social Media Posts (PDF) | (DOC)

Individual Fundraising Challenges

  • Raise $100 and earn a long sleeve t-shirt  
  • Raise $250 and earn a Mission Mile Sign. You can write your loved one’s name or any other message you’d like on the sign and it will be displayed on event day.
  • Raise $500 and become an NBTS “GREY GUARDIAN” and earn a hoodie

 Team Fundraising Challenges

  • Raise $1,000 by Thursday, November 2 and earn your team will get to use one of the preferred picnic tables at the event site on event day.


Top Fundraising Individual will be acknowledged and awarded with a certificate of appreciation.

Top Fundraising Team will be acknowledged and awarded with a certificate of appreciation.

Costume Contest: the winning Individual and the winning Team will both be acknowledged and presented with a prize as a sign of appreciation for wearing the most creative costumes that exude the Sacramento Brain Freeze pride and inspire others!