PHILADELPHIA (September 2, 2021)—Fox Chase Cancer Center is proud to announce the 2021 Philadelphia Walk to End Colon Cancer, a family-friendly fundraising event organized by the Colorectal Cancer Alliance.
The event, which will be held virtually beginning 10 a.m. on September 11, 2021, will be an opportunity for all those affected by colorectal cancer to find strength and support together. Registration fees have been waived for this year’s event; register or make a donation here.
“Please join us to raise awareness to increase colon cancer screening and research in the Philadelphia region for this great cause,” said Jeffrey Farma, MD, FACS, chief of the Division of General Surgery at Fox Chase.
Participants can use the Charge Running app to listen to a live program for the event that includes music, stories of hope, and a host. Participants can run or walk from anywhere, including the treadmill, at a park, or in their neighborhood.