YOU + California

SUPPORT Prostate Cancer Patients During COVID-19

Thank you for making us #ZEROstrong!

COVID-19 Event Postponed to 2021:

Due to rising concerns regarding the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), ZERO has made the decision to reschedule the Walnut Creek Run/Walk for Spring 2021. We will update you once a new date has been selected.

Due to the gravity of the present global public health issue, ZERO must do our part to act responsibly and protect our community. The safety of our participants, volunteers, community, and staff is our top priority.

Please email races@zerocancer.org with any questions and one of our team members will get back to you.

We are still committed to ending prostate cancer! To learn more and stay virtually connected to the prostate cancer community at this time please click here.

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Thank you Walnut Creek, CA for helping us end prostate cancer!



Hosted By:

BASS Medical Group

ZERO is proud to partner with BASS Medical Group to end prostate cancer.

Let us help you! Please reach out with any questions or if you need any help at races@zerocancer.org or by calling (202) 303-3110.

Event Features

The run/walk features a 5K run/walk, 1 Mile walk, and Kids Superhero Dash for Dad. The 5K will be chip timed and top finishers medals will be awarded. 5K and 1 Mile participants will receive a tech shirt, kids dash participants receive a fun cape. All participants are eligible to earn fundraising rewards and are invited to enjoy the race day celebration featuring snacks and family-friends activities.

Event Fees

All Ages

5K: $35
1 Mile: $20
Snooze for Dudes (Virtual Race): $40
Race Day Volunteer: Free

Kids (Ages 0-9)

Kids Superhero Dash for Dad: $20

Patient/Survivors

5K: $25

Early online registration will close during the week of the race. All fees except for Snooze for Dudes and Race Day Volunteer will increase by $5.

Race Day Information

Event Schedule

Spring 2021

Coming soon!

Parking Information

Offline Payments FAQ

Can I send you a check?

Donations can be mailed directly to ZERO or processed over the phone. Be sure to indicate the name of the event, and if applicable, the name of the team or individual whose fundraising efforts you are supporting. To process by phone please call ZERO at (202) 303-3110, Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. (Eastern). Checks can be sent to:

ZERO - The End of Prostate Cancer
ATTN: Walnut Creek Race
515 King Street, Suite 420
Alexandria, VA 22314

What if people want to give me cash?

Consolidation is key, so please send a personal check covering the full amount, along with corresponding donations forms to ZERO. We will be able to credit your friends and family for their generosity if you include their information. If this is not possible, you can always bring the cash donations and a donation form to the race. Click here to download ZERO’s donation form.

ZERO - The End of Prostate Cancer
ATTN: Walnut Creek Race
515 King Street, Suite 420
Alexandria, VA 22314

Do you have registration forms or donation collection sheets I can print?

General Questions

Chapter Director Contact Information

Northern California: Vanessa Petersen, vanessa@zerocancer.org or 213-952-4043

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Your Community Has Come Together to Raise

To Help Prostate Cancer Patients and Families

The Virtual ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk Celebration is a time to come together, raise funds and sharing hope to declare one number above others: ZERO. Your participation makes a real difference in the lives of men and families fighting prostate cancer, especially during the COVID-19 crisis. Your presence at this virtual celebration will show the love to patients, and help provide emotional and financial supports for men and families in their time of need.

The funds raised from Walnut Creek Run/Walk will provide support to patients through financial and emotional support programs and resources. With COVID-19, these funds are more critical than ever, as they’ll help in-need patients who are struggling through this crisis. YOU can make a difference for patients in your area! At ZERO, 86 cents of every dollar donated goes directly into our life-saving programs. No prostate cancer charity is more efficient at turning donations into a tangible impact in your local community, and we're the only ones with a best-possible 4 star rating from Charity Navigator.

With the rise of COVID-19, the nation’s only event series solely dedicated to prostate cancer knew that canceling the series was not an option, as the prostate cancer community needed more support than ever before. Every day, COVID-19 poses many challenges for vulnerable and immunocompromised cancer patients. ZERO’s virtual events will offer a beacon of hope and a way to make a difference for patients and their families who are struggling medically, financially, and emotionally.

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COMMUNITY

170,000

Run/Walk Participants

Together we're stronger

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LOCAL COMMUNITY

$23,567

In Community Grants

For Testing, Research, Education and Support

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DIRECT HELP

254

Men Supported

Nobody fights alone

Raised You Raised:
5% to Goal
Progress: 5%
-105 Days to Run/Walk
Goal Our Goal:

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        "The Run/Walk wouldn't exist without Abbvie. They've been by our side as the premier national partner since the very beginning 13 years ago." - Jamie Bearse, ZERO President & CEO