The Race for the Cure® Series is the world’s largest, most successful fundraising and education event for breast cancer. The Reno Race for the Cure has been an favorite annual charity run since 1999. The course follows the beautiful Truckee River under stunning fall colors. The event features a ceremony that honors those who have received a breast cancer diagnosis and awards for those who help raise funds in the fight against breast cancer.
This annual event raises funds for the fight against breast cancer in northern Nevada. Seventy-five percent of the funds raised at the Race stay here in northern Nevada, primarily providing breast cancer screening, diagnostic, treatment and education services. 25% of funds raised at the Race are invested in breast cancer research that focuses on cures for the most aggressive forms of breast cancer, metastatic breast cancer and a new generation of breast cancer screening.