Methodist is a Sponsor of Head for the Cure: July 22

Early Registration Deadline: June 5
General Registration: June 6 – July 17
Last-Chance Registration: July 18 - July 22

Methodist is a corporate sponsor of Omaha's Head for the Cure, a 5K Run/Walk at Lewis & Clark Landing on July 22 that raises awareness and funds for the fight against brain cancer.

Proceeds will help to benefit Leap-for-a-Cure, a grass-roots effort to improve awareness, education, and treatment of brain cancer in the Omaha community and especially at Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center.

Omaha's Head for the Cure 5K Run/Walk will be held at Lewis & Clark Landing on Saturday, July 22:

  • Race Begins: 8 a.m. (runners in the front, walkers in the back) 
  • Kid's Fun Run: 9:15 a.m.
  • Keeping the Faith Awards: 9:30 a.m.
  • 5K Race Awards: Immediately following 5K

To learn more and register for Head for the Cure, visit Enter the code “METHODIST” at registration to receive a $5 discount.

The National Brain Tumor Society reports that nearly 700,000 people in the U.S. are living with a primary brain and central nervous system tumor. This year, nearly 17,000 people will lose their battle with a primary malignant and central nervous system brain tumor.

The Head for the Cure Foundation is dedicated to raising awareness and funding for research in the fight against brain cancer. Head for the Cure works to inspire hope for the community of brain cancer patients, their families, friends, caregivers and other supporters, while celebrating their courage, spirit and energy.