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3rd Annual Just Imagine® Childhood Cancer Walk
September 8, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 11:30 am$15 – $20
Want to submit your registration by mail?
Please send info and check to:
Book for Hope®
22 Barrington Circle
Paducah, KY 42003
Proceeds from the walk will go to help families offset costs that come from having a child in a battle with cancer and Childhood Cancer Research at Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt. Together we can make a difference!
Jaiden Melander(above left) is nine years old and was diagnosed with Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis on January 16th, 2018. The treatment plan for this disease is one year of Vinblastine chemotherapy. Jaiden is being treated at Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt.
Ariel Barton(above right) was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia in June of 2016 at the age of three. She is being treated at Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt in Nashville, TN where she has had chemotherapy every week for one year. Ariel is five years old at this time and is still receiving chemo nightly. She goes to the Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt once a month for maintenance chemo.
15 Year old Jessica Meyer, “Positively Jessica” ambassador for Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt, Make-A-Wish Middleton TN, and Rally for Kids will be a special guest speaker.
Just imagine® a world where childhood cancer does not exist. Because of your support, we raise awareness for childhood cancer. The money raised from the walk with will be used to sponsor local families currently facing a future with a child suffering from pediatric cancer as well as donating funds toward childhood research.
Anyone pre-registered on or before August 21st, 2018 will receive a free t-shirt in the walk packet. Anyone registered after August 21st will receive a shirt based on availability.
$20 for adults
$15.00 for children 12 years and under
- Atmos Energy will grill hamburgers and hot dogs.
- Dippin Dots will be there with free cool treats
- Cotton Candy
- Snow cones
- Chalkboard for people to write messages of encouragement to warriors and in memory of someone.
- Face painting
- Gold balloon release at the end of the walk in honor or memory of a child/teen/young adult that has been in a war with cancer.
- Registration includes t-shirt and all food on site
- Shelter 16
- Rain or shine