Race For Hope Philadelphia

Saturday, October 12, 2019, The Navy Yard (Marine Parade Grounds) Philadelphia, PA

WELCOME to the 14th Annual Race For Hope – Philadelphia!

Since the event’s inception, this remarkable community has raised nearly $9.4 million for the mission of the National Brain Tumor Society!  To our Veteran Participants; THANK YOU for your past and continued support.  For our new event participants; THANK YOU for uniting with the mission of the National Brain Tumor Society – 2019 is the year we raise a lifetime total in excess of $10 million!

We are Stronger Together!


In 2018, we raised a grand total of $960,000 – only $40,000 short of the BIG ONE MILLION – Let’s make 2019…



Just A Few Noteworthy Accomplishments from 2018…

  • Distributed $1 million in funding to support our Defeat GBM researchers and glioblastoma research collaborative initiatives. For the year 2018, we’ve directly funded more than $3 million to support our brain tumor research efforts.

  • Successfully advocated for approximately $15 million in new government funding for brain tumor research at the National Institutes of Health and the National Cancer Institute as well as the United States Department of Defense, including brand-new single-cell sequencing funding that was made by the National Cancer Institute.

  • Ramped up the National Brain Tumor Society Defeat Pediatric Brain Tumors Research Collaborative, established milestones and goals, and funded this program at $500,000 for the first year.


Questions, comments or need assistance registering?  Call or email:

Ashley Brennan | Senior Director of Regional Development, East

abrennan@braintumor.org | 856 278 3171

Our Mission:  National Brain Tumor Society unrelentingly invests in, mobilizes and unites our community to discover a cure, deliver effective treatments and advocate for patients and their care partners.



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