Posted: September 18, 2018
For Immediate Release
Media Contact: Tessa Gatz
(240) 235-2204 | curesearch.org
CURESEARCH PARTNERS WITH MINNESOTA UNITED TO KICK CHILDHOOD CANCER
Players and fans honor local cancer survivors with commemorative evening
Bethesda, MD – September 18, 2018 – CureSearch for Children’s Cancer has partnered with Minnesota United for the annual Kick Childhood Cancer Night, taking place on Saturday, September 22nd at 7 p.m. at the TCF Bank Stadium. This event will include a special commemoration of local survivors and on-field activities in honor of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.
Fans and supporters can use promo code CURESEARCH when purchasing tickets and $5 from every ticket sold with this code will benefit CureSearch’s mission to end children’s cancer by driving targeted and innovative research, with measurable results, in an accelerated time frame.
TCF Bank Stadium will go gold for children’s cancer, including gold corner flags and nets, a gold captain’s armband and unique jersey patches. Players will again exit the tunnel surrounded by patients, survivors and volunteers from the childhood cancer community holding massive pitch scarves.
More than 15,000 children in the U.S. and 35,000 children in Europe are diagnosed with cancer each year. Join CureSearch and Minnesota United as they honor Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.
About CureSearch for Children’s Cancer
CureSearch for Children’s Cancer, a national nonprofit organization based in Bethesda, MD, works to end childhood cancer by driving targeted and innovative research with measurable results in an accelerated time frame. CureSearch focuses on advancing the strongest research out of the laboratory and into clinical trials and development, where better, less-toxic treatments can quickly help children.