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Mid-Atlantic

This year more than 25,790 men in the Mid-Atlantic region will be diagnosed with prostate cancer and an estimated 3,260 men are expected to die from the disease. ZERO supports men and families in their own backyards by providing patient-centric programs in addition to our Run/Walk events. For more information on the current prostate cancer stats in your state, please click here.

MEET THE TEAM

Renee Haney | Regional Director of the Eastern Chapters

Renee Haney | Regional Director of the Eastern Chapters

If you’re in the Mid-Atlantic area and want to get more involved in prostate cancer, a disease that affects one in eight American men, please contact Renee.

Contact Info: renee@zerocancer.org | 609-500-9855

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Lishey Dent | Manager, Mid-Atlantic Development

Lishey Dent | Manager, Mid-Atlantic Development

Lishey is no stranger to the world of cancer advocacy, which makes her perfect as ZERO’s Mid-Atlantic Development Coordinator. Reach out to Lishey for all of ZERO’s Mid-Atlantic happenings.

Contact Info: lishey@zerocancer.org | 202-209-4193

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CHAPTER SPONSORS

Our Chapter Sponsors play a critical role in making the ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk series a success in our communities. As champions to end prostate cancer, these passionate chapter sponsors are making a difference in the lives of patients and families. To become a chapter sponsor in the Mid-Atlantic, contact Renee Haney.

EVENTS

Run/Walk

Location
Date/Time
Address
Join the Event
Capital Area
June 18, 2022 @ 8:00 a.m. EST
Pentagon Row Courtyard – 1101 S. Joyce Street, Arlington, VA 22202
Hampton Roads
October 15, 2022 @ 8:00 a.m. EST
17th St Park, 1701 Atlantic Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451
Harrisburg
September 23, 2022 @ 5:00 p.m. EST
City Island – Carousel Pavilion (off Market St. Bridge), Harrisburg, PA 17101
Lehigh Valley
August 20, 2022 @ 9:00 a.m. EST
Saucon Rail Trail – 3231 Preston Lane Bethlehem, PA 18015
Please reach out with any questions or if you need any help at races@zerocancer.org or by calling 202-303-3110.

PATIENT SUPPORT

US TOO

ZERO is thrilled to be merging with Us TOO International to better serve the prostate cancer community. A deep impact for the patient community is the fusion of the over 200 volunteer-led Us TOO support groups across the country into the ZERO menu of patient support programs. To find a support group near you, click HERE.

ZERO DRIVE TRANSPORTATION PROGRAM

If you live in Pennsylvania and have a diagnosis of prostate cancer you are eligible to apply for a $300 debit card that can be used for transportation-related expenses. To learn more or apply, click HERE.

PEER SUPPORT AND DIRECT ASSISTANCE

We also provide additional Peer Support and Direct Assistance to patients and families across the Mid-Atlantic chapter. To learn more about Peer Support click here or Direct Assistance click here.

OUR PARTNERS

ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk Presenting Sponsors

Thank you to our 2022 Mid-Atlantic Run/Walk Presenting Sponsors! Contact Lishey Dent for information on how to become a presenting sponsor for one of the Mid-Atlantic Run/Walks.

  • UPMC – Harrisburg Run/Walk

ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk Medical Partners

Our Medical Partners play a critical role in making the ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk series a success in communities nationwide. As champions to end prostate cancer, these passionate medical professionals, dedicated doctors, and staff are making a difference in the lives of patients and families. Contact your local chapter director for more information on how to become a medical partner with ZERO’s Prostate Cancer Run/Walk series. 

Thank you to our medical partners in the Mid-Atlantic Chapter.

Community Partners

Our chapter team are master relationship builders, connecting with other local or regional community and corporate entities who also have a vested interest in ending prostate cancer. With their help, we are able to increase awareness and grow education about prostate cancer within each chapter. Below is a list of partners in the Mid-Atlantic area.

  • Life with Cancer
  • DE PCa Coalition
  • PA PCa Coalition
  • DMV Prostate Cancer Coalition
  • Hope Connections
  • Health Wagon
  • Center for Urologic Care, Berks County
  • GW Katzen Center for Cancer Research support group
  • Strengthening Men’s Health Corporation
  • Virginia Black History Month Association
  • Hampton Roads Prostate Cancer Health Forum
  • Wake Forest School of Medicine
  • Team Prostate 

WAYS TO GET INVOLVED

Volunteer within your chapter

Fundraise in your community

Table at an event

Sign up for advocacy action alerts

Pay it forward and share your story

MID-ATLANTIC CHAPTER GEAR

MID-ATLANTIC CHAPTER CHATTER

To stay in the loop with what is happening in the Mid-Atlantic Chapter, check out this month’s chapter chatter below!

October 2021                                                                                                                                                                          August 2021                                                                                                                                                                           May 2021