Community Event

Dash for Dad's - A Fundraiser For
Dad's fighting Cancer!

On Sunday June 18, 2017 Cancer Awareness will host the 4th “Dash for Dads”. This 5K Run/Wal/Kids Fun Run will take place a Scheels. The funds raised will help our local cancer patients with Medical expenses and early preventive testing.

Event Details

  • **PACKAGE PICK UP DAY IS Coming Soon
  • Location: SCHEELS, 1200 Scheels Drive, Sparks, NV 89434
  • When: Fathers Day, Sunday, June 18th, 2017, Come Wind, Rain or Shine!
  • Event Day Registration: 6:30(am) to 7:30(am)
  • Race Starts:
    8:00 (am) 5K RUNNERS
    8:10 (am) WALKERS
    9:45 (am) KIDS FUN RUN

Online Registration

Early registration $30 5K Run/ 2 Mile Walk. Kids 10 years and under $10
Late registration after May 31, 2016 $40 5K Run, 2 Mile Walk. Kids remain $10

Mail-In Registration (Download your copy below)

Registration must be postmarked by June 9th, 2017
Coming Soon

Must be 18 years of age or older to Ride.

Keep checking back to see a list of our wonderful Sponsors and Event updates. If you have questions or you would like to become a "Community Partner" and Sponsor our Event" call us at 775-420-7944 or email us at
Reference: 2015 Poker Run.

We’re looking for Community Partners — Become a Sponsor!

As is the case with any donation made to Cancer Awareness of Nevada, your money stays here in Northern Nevada.

Everyone has been touched by Cancer by either knowing a family member or friend that is fighting Cancer or has lost the battle to cancer. We invite you to participate as a Sponsor of “Dash for Dad's”. This Dash Run will focus on the Cancer patients in our lives. The mission is to increase awareness in our community, to provide resources both for early testing and help with financial assistance toward cancer treatment and living expenses during treatment.

Need a Sponsor Kit? Download your's here...Sponsorship Kit

Available Sponsorships

  • • Title Sponsorship $10,000
  • • Platinum Sponsorship $5,000
  • • Gold Sponsorship $2,500
  • • Bronze Sponsorship $1,000
  • • Copper Sponsorship $500
  • • Dash Sponsorship $250