REGISTER FOR THEDACARE HELPING HANDS FOR CANCER 5K RUN WALK

April 8, 2019

REGISTER FOR THEDACARE HELPING HANDS FOR CANCER 5K RUN/WALK

Help Support Patients and Families

BERLIN, Wis. – Those living in the Berlin area are invited to take part in the 18th annual ThedaCare Helping Hands for Cancer 5K run/walk, raising funds and support for those going through cancer treatment.

The 5K run/walk takes place Saturday, May 18, 2019. It begins at 10:00 a.m. at the front entrance of ThedaCare Medical Center-Berlin. The 3.1-mile course is electronically timed and finishes back at the hospital. The run/walk is open to adults and children, making the event a great family activity. Participants receive a t-shirt.

The run/walk is will raise funds to benefit ThedaCare Foundation-Berlin Helping Hands for Cancer Fund, which provides resources to those with cancer.

For more information about the run/walk, including a map of the course through historic Berlin, or to register, go to www.5kberlin.org. Registration is also available the day of the event, beginning at 8:00 a.m.

About ThedaCare

For more than 110 years, ThedaCare® has been committed to finding a better way to deliver serious and complex healthcare to patients throughout Northeast and Central Wisconsin. The organization serves a community of more than 600,000 residents and employs more than 6,700 healthcare professionals throughout the regions. ThedaCare has seven hospitals located in Appleton, Neenah, Berlin, Waupaca, Shawano, New London and Wild Rose as well as 31 clinics in nine counties. ThedaCare is the first in Wisconsin to be a Mayo Clinic Care Network Member, giving our specialists the ability to consult with Mayo Clinic experts on a patient’s care. ThedaCare is a non-profit healthcare organization with a level II trauma center, comprehensive cancer treatment, stroke and cardiac programs as well as a foundation dedicated to community service.

For more information, visit www.thedacare.org or follow ThedaCare on Facebook and Twitter.

Media should call Cassandra Wallace, Public Relations Specialist at 920.442.0328 or the ThedaCare Regional Medical Center-Neenah switchboard at 920.729.3100 and ask for the marketing person on call.