Our Events

Events

Join us for a Walk, Race, Ride, or Freeze

You can make a difference in the fight against brain tumors by participating in our walks, races, and rides across the country or hosting your own community event.

NBTS EVENTS | COMMUNITY FUNDRAISING & DIY EVENTS

Fall 2022 Events

Fall 2022 Events

Our team is adhering closely to CDC recommendations and guidelines and will adjust our plans as needed to ensure the safety of our community is our top priority. Find an event near you or join an event as a virtual participant.

Lend your voice

Head to the Hill

Each year, we encourage advocates from across the country to attend Head to the Hill to learn about the issues that face the brain tumor community and meet with Members of Congress to tell their story and the importance of continued funding for brain tumor research. Despite COVID, the event continues to grow stronger each year, including 2020 where we had record-setting participation from all 50 states.

Gray Nation Endurance

Gray Nation Endurance

Join the National Brain Tumor Society’s Gray Nation by selecting a race or endurance activity of your choice to celebrate a survivor, pay tribute to a family member or friend who battled a brain tumor, or make an overall difference in the fight against brain tumors. Fundraise and participate in your race or activity as an individual or get a team together to create a deeper impact.

From the Blog

  • August 11, 2022

    Philadelphia Firefighter with Glioblastoma Blazes Ahead for Research

    A woman leans against a red truck with Battalion Chief emblazoned on it.

    Credit: Clem Murray / The Philadelphia Inquirer Sirens blared as firefighters descended upon Philadelphia Energy Solutions, the larg

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  • August 9, 2022

    Q&A: A New Treatment Approved for Certain Brain Tumors

    In late June 2022, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted accelerated approval to a new treatment combination that will now be available as an option for certain brain tumor patients. Th

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  • August 5, 2022

    Turning Lemons into Lemonade After a Glioblastoma Diagnosis

    An adult woman and man with a mask are joined by their two 7 and 11 daughters behind a lemonade stand.

    “Get your ice-cold lemonade!” These words reverberated through the air outside the Yale School of Medicine as Claire and Molly Linde

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