Charity Walk To Benefit Multiple Myeloma Research  

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Posted: 8/20/2008

COLUMBUS, Ohio – A 5-mile and 2K fun run/walk charity event will benefit multiple myeloma research at the James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute at The Ohio State University. The annual walk will begin at 8 a.m. Sept. 14 at Ohio State’s Jesse Owens Stadium, 2450 Fred Taylor Dr. Multiple myeloma is a cancer of the bone marrow.

All proceeds will benefit MoveMMORE, a myeloma research and education group that is dedicated to raising awareness and funds for multiple myeloma research at The James.

Registration fee prior to the event is $30 for the 5-mile run and $25 for the 2K fun run. Day-of registration is $35 for the 5-mile run and $30 for the 2K fun run.

Prizes include Cameron Mitchell Restaurant gift certificates, six free personal training sessions, and a pair of Buckeye football tickets. In addition, a prize drawing will take place for all participants who turn in $100 or more in donations above their registration fee.

For more information or to register visit http://www.bemmore.org or call 614-795-0249.

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Lindsay Bergman
Medical Center Communications
614.293.3737
Lindsay.Bergman@osumc.edu



Tags: Events; James Cancer Hospital; Multiple Myeloma; OSU Medical Center

The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC – James) 460 W. 10th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210 Phone: 1-800-293-5066 | Email: jamesline@osumc.edu