United in the Fight Against Cancer

Join us for United in the Fight Against Cancer, A Community Conference, Presented by OhioHealth On Saturday, June 11, in a first-of-its-kind event, OhioHealth and MD Anderson Cancer Center, ranked one of the top cancer hospitals in the nation, are bringing together patients, survivors, caregivers and anyone whose life has been affected by this disease. Patients and survivors will connect with others who are on the same journey and share in a full day of support and empowerment. Family and caregivers will find helpful resources on what to expect if you’re caring for someone with cancer. Everyone will benefit from expert panel discussions and educational information. Experts from MD Anderson Cancer Center will host two afternoon panel discussions on their groundbreaking Moon Shots and EndTobacco™ programs. Joan Lunden, cancer survivor and former co-host of Good Morning America, will be the event’s keynote speaker. For more information on conference topics and to register, visit the OhioHealth Website...

Blue for the Night 2016

Dress in Blue and join us Thursday, March 10, 2016 to kick-off Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. The event will include dinner, speakers, info tables, & a gorgeous view of the downtown skyline lit up Blue for the Night at The Boat House Restaurant 679 W. Spring St., Columbus OH 43215. Doors open at 5:30pm, program starts at 6:00pm. If you wish to send in your payment by mail, please address all checks to ‘Race for Hope’ and send to: LeeAnna L. S. Hungerford 6905 Hospital Drive, Suite 230 Dublin, Ohio 43016-9600 If you have any questions, please contact us at:  therace4hope@gmail.com...

Thanks for Running with Us!

We would like to thank all of our participants, volunteers, and sponsors  for participating in this year’s Derrière Dash! In addition to the Derrière Dash, Race for Hope sponsors other events throughout the year, so be sure to add us as a friend on Facebook to stay in the loop and to view race photos, which will be posted shortly! We have extra shirts left over from the race. If you are interested in purchasing one for yourself, a friend, or family member, please use the ‘Contact us’ form on the website to specify size and quantity required, and we will get back to you as soon as possible. All we ask is for a small $5.00 donation for each shirt...

Race Day Tomorrow – Online Registration Closed!

Online Registration is now closed for the 2015 Race for Hope Derrière Dash! However, you may still register at Frontrunner by the Worthington Mall from 10:00 AM until 5:00 PM today, or at 9:30 AM on Race Day. Don’t forget to come early and check out our amazing Silent Auction and Raffle...

Race Day is almost here!

The 2015 Derrière Dash is coming up this Sunday, September 27th! Here is some important information to help you get ready for Race Day: Pre-Race Festivities Begin at 10:30am! Start time is 11am! Upper Arlington High School, OH Packet Pickup: Thursday, September 24 through Saturday, September 26 during normal business hours until Saturday at 5:00 PM. FrontRunner in the Worthington Mall (next to Kroger). We apologize, but Men’s Small and Medium Shirts will not be available for pickup until Friday. 5k run/walk $30 through Race Day, September 27, 2015 I mile walk $20 through Race Day, September 27, 2015 Race bags include over $150 in coupons and certificates including deals for the following: Family Portrait Session with Studio Polaris Photography $25 towards 2 dinners at The Refectory $10 off any $30 purchase at Buca di Beppo 1 free Fitness Class at Orangetheory Fitness ..and more!...

Macy’s Shop for a Cause

On August 29, 2015, the Race for Hope team spent a Sunday afternoon strutting their derriers on the catwalk at the Macy’s in Tuttle Crossing for the purpose of bringing colorectal cancer prevention awareness to the local community.  The fashion show was a huge hit and all participants were able to share their stories of strength! The Team’s blue outfits were chosen by Macy’s Personal Stylist, Lauren Herring.  Brands included Michael Kors, Ralph Lauren, Burberry, Tory Burch, Tommy Hilfiger, Calvin Klein, Kate Spade, and INC. Race for Hope thanks everyone who participated in and came out to watch this year’s Macy’s Shop for a Cause Fashion Show! Oh, and we raised $500 in four hours! Not bad!...