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Georgia Brain Tumor Walk & Race

National Brain Tumor Society invites the Georgia Brain Tumor Community to come together on June 3, 2023 for a 5K Walk/Run to raise awareness and funds to support the needs of brain tumor patients and their families. 

Your community is here. Let us discover a cure, together.

Registration Options

Registration fees will increase slightly in the 30 days leading up the event and again on event week.
Youth registration options are 12 and under.

  • Adult Runner – $35
  • Adult Walker – $25
  • Youth Runner – $15
  • Youth Walker – $5
  • Adult Virtual Participant – $30
  • Volunteer – FREE

If you are unable to attend in person, register as a virtual participant and additional details on how to participate virtually on event weekend are coming soon! 

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Highest Earning Teams
Rank Team Name Amount Earned
1 Team Georgia $35.00
2 ML’s Milers $25.00
Highest Earning Participants
Rank Participant Name Amount Earned
1 Christine Curtin $35.00
2 Clay Sprayberry $35.00
3 Emily Sprayberry $35.00
4 Dawn Eaton $25.00
5 Mary Lynne Hamilton $25.00
6 CLC NBTS $0.00
7 Noel Twigg $0.00

Volunteers are essential to the Georgia Brain Tumor Walk & Race! Thank you for your dedication to our shared mission. Register for the event as a volunteer for event day. Once registered, you will receive an email to confirm your volunteer shift.

We are also looking for candidates to join our Volunteer Planning Committee for our inaugural event. If you are interested in helping plan this exciting endeavor, contact Christine at the email below.

As an event sponsor, your organization will connect with the brain tumor community on a platform that will enable meaningful and enduring impact for both your brand and our mission. Sponsorship will allow your organization to make a difference in the lives of millions.

2023 Sponsorship Opportunities

For more information about sponsorship opportunities, please contact partnerships@braintumor.org or 617.863.8345.

All NBTS events are rain or shine and will not have a cancellation date due to inclement weather. Events will only be canceled if weather conditions are unsafe for participants to attend (i.e. lightning, dangerous winds).

Checks should be made payable to: National Brain Tumor Society. Send donations to: National Brain Tumor Society, 55 Chapel Street, Suite 006, Newton, MA 02458. Download a printable donation form to include with your donation. The memo line of the check should include the name of the individual or team that you want credited for the donation.

Many employers offer to match gifts made by their philanthropic employees. Whether you donate to National Brain Tumor Society through direct mail, research donations or event donations – check with your Human Resources Department to see whether your company participates.
If your company is eligible, follow these easy steps to watch your impact double:

  1. Request a matching gift form from your employer
  2. Send the completed and signed form to:
    National Brain Tumor Society
    Attn: NBTS Giving
    55 Chapel Street Suite 006
    Newton, MA 02458
    Checks should be payable to the National Brain Tumor Society. Include event name or event participant in the memo line.

    National Brain Tumor Society is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Our federal tax ID number is 04-3068130.
    Questions regarding our Matching Gift Program can be directed to the NBTS Development Office at development@braintumor.org or 617-863-7989.

You can register all members of your household, including other adults, all at once. When you get to the last stage of the registration process, you will be asked if you would like to register other members of your household. Select “yes,” and the registration process will continue without requiring additional email addresses. Family registration must be done at the time of initial registration.

Yes, anyone who intends to walk/run or ride needs to be registered for the event. You can register all members of your household, including other adults, all at once. When you get to the last stage of the registration process, you will be asked if you would like to register other members of your household. Select “yes,” and the registration process will continue without requiring additional email addresses. Family registration must be done at the time of initial registration.

Yes, virtual participation is available for all NBTS events. Choose “Virtual Participation” during registration and you can participate from afar.

Yes, contactless registration will be available online as a “Day Of” participant using the event website or the QR code scannable at the Packet-Pickup/Registration tent onsite. No cash or check payments will be accepted for on-site registration. Event t-shirts are not guaranteed for “Day Of” registrations.

Volunteering at an NBTS event is FREE and a vital part of our events. Choose Volunteer as your participant type and you will be contacted after you register to choose your volunteer duty.

If you wish to walk/run and volunteer pre or post event, register as a walker or runner and contact your Regional Director to let them know you also would like to volunteer!

Event t-shirts will be available for pickup at any available early packet pickup events the week of the event or on event day. Registrants who sign up in the last 30 days prior to the event are not guaranteed a t-shirt.

No ID is necessary to pick up your event shirts and race bibs.

You will have until 30 days post event to fundraise to earn an incentive. You will be contacted by your Regional Director via email to confirm your item and shipping information. All items will be mailed to homes in the few months following your event. Please see the incentives section on the event website for the full list of prizes available.

Yes, as an event sponsor or company team, your company will connect with the brain tumor community on a platform that will enable a meaningful and enduring impact for both your brand and our mission. Contact partnerships@braintumor.org for more information.

Yes, if you log in to your Participant Center, you can click the “Fundraise on Facebook” button. This will link your fundraising for your event to your Facebook page, allowing you to solicit donations directly on Facebook. You do not want to launch a Facebook fundraiser directly on Facebook, as it will not be linked back to your event participation. Contact your Regional Director if you need assistance.

Yes! You can download the Brain Tumor Events mobile app on the Google Play Store or Apple App Store. From the app you can update your personal fundraising page, solicit donations from friends and family and track your fundraising progress right from your phone!

We will have water and light refreshments available for event participants. Please feel free to bring your own if you have certain dietary restrictions.

Funds raised benefit the National Brain Tumor Society. NBTS unrelentingly invests in, mobilizes, and unites the brain tumor community to discover a cure, deliver effective treatments, and advocate for patients and caregivers. Information on how your fundraiser dollars makes an impact can be found here: https://braintumor.org/about-us/our-impact/.

For more information about the Georgia Brain Tumor Walk & Race, please contact Christine Curtin at GAinfo@braintumor.org.

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