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Johnson Cancer Research Center Newsletter


Race To Save 2nd Base LogoSat., April 22 – 8 a.m.
Downtown Manhattan

The Race to Save 2nd Base, presented by Downtown Manhattan, Inc., will feature a 5K run along Poyntz Ave., beginning and ending at AJ’s Pizzeria. Finishers will get a medal, pizza and a beer for their effort. Attractions include the K-State Marching Band, Willie the Wildcat, a bounce house and obstacle course for the kids and free cancer screenings. A portion of proceeds will support our center. Learn more and register.


Walk Kansas 5K for the Fight Logo
Sat., May 6 – 9 a.m.
K-State Manhattan Campus

The statewide fitness initiative, Walk Kansas, which is organized by K-State Research & Extension, will hold its 2nd Annual Walk Kansas 5K for the Fight, 1.5-Mile Fun Walk and 50-yard Kids’ Fun Run on the K-State Manhattan campus May 6. Proceeds will support our center! All participants receive a race t-shirt, snacks and more. Place finishers receive custom medals. This is open to everyone, not just Walk Kansas program participants. Learn more and register.

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