Once again, All Nevada Insurance is proud to be a sponsor for Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation of Nevada’s SHINE for A Superhero 5k and 1 Mile Race on Saturday, September 13th. The event will take place at Mountain’s Edge Exploration Park in Las Vegas.
The event will start with opening ceremonies at 7:30 a.m. and then the 5k Superhero Timed Run Starts at 8 a.m. After the timed run, there is a 5k Superhero Walk of 1 mile that starts at 8:15 a.m. Make sure to dress up as your favorite superhero for the run! All of the proceeds from the run will benefit children and families of the children who have been diagnosed with or survived cancer.
Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation of Nevada is a non-profit agency that provides services and support for families that have children that have been diagnosed with cancer. Any child who is up to 21 years old and have been diagnosed with cancer, or those who have survived cancer, are eligible to benefit from Candlelight’s services as long as they are being treated in or living in Nevada. Candlelighters main goal is to help lessen the feeling of isolation that many children and families feel once they are diagnosed with cancer. They are there to offer care, love, understanding, and encouragement to ensure that nobody is left feeling alone. All of the services and programs of Candlelighters are given at absolutely no cost to the family. All of the donors from the Superhero Run will be able to have the satisfaction of knowing that their donations will be directly helping families and children in need.