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Smiling family at the Four Seasons
Smiling family at the Four Seasons
Women walking
Smiling family at the Four Seasons

Join Us in Raising Critical Funds for Cancer Research and Clinical Trials

The Race to Beat Cancer 5K in Washington, DC raises much-needed funds and awareness for cancer research and clinical trials. On this day, we celebrate survivors and honor those who have lost their battles with cancer. Join the Washington, DC community as we promote healthy lifestyles and give hope to thousands who continue the fight this deadly disease. 

We encourage everyone and anyone to join us on race day. Whether you are a walker, runner, volunteer, or supporter, you are part of the team that is committed to finding a cure to cancer. Strollers, wheelchairs, and dogs are all welcome on the 5K course.

Please CLICK HERE to register or volunteer today! All race specific details can be found on this page as well.

    Volunteer with us! There Are So Many Ways to Lend a Helping Hand

    The Race To Beat Cancer seeks volunteers to serve as champions. You don’t have to run the race to make a difference to #BeatCancer.

    Please email info@racetobeatcancer5k.com for volunteer opportunities.


    Register or Volunteer

    Your Donations Make a HUGE Impact


    If you would like to make a donation by mail, please send your donation to:

    Sibley Hospital Foundation, Office of Philanthropy
    ATTN: Race to Beat Cancer
    5255 Loughboro Road NW | Washington, DC 20016

    For questions, please contact Dorothy Jean Abernathy at DorothyJAbernathy@jhmi.edu or (202) 537-4149.