More than 8,500 men in the Pacific Northwest will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in 2021, and 1,370 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 the Pacific Northwest Chapter, please click here. To see information on the entire nation, please click here.
Our Pacific Northwest Chapter encompasses Oregon and Washington, which includes 2 Run/Walk events. If you’re in the Pacific Northwest and want to get more involved in the fight against prostate cancer, a disease that affects one in eight men, please contact Debi.
To see what Debi is doing online in the Pacific Northwest, check out her social media linked below.
PACIFIC NORTHWEST RUN/WALKS
Date/Time: Saturday, October 9, 2021 at 9:00 a.m.
Location: Elizabeth Caruthers Park – South Waterfront, 3508 SW Moody Ave., Portland, OR 97239 View on Google Maps
Date/Time: Saturday, October 2, 2021 at 9:00 a.m.
Location: Seward Park, 5895 Lake Washington Blvd S., Seattle, WA 98118 View on Google Maps
September 18 at 11:30 a.m. ET
September 19 at 9:00 a.m. ET
September 25 at 8:30 a.m. ET
September 26 at 9:00 a.m. ET
October 17 at 10:30 a.m. ET
November 20 at 11:00 a.m. ET
The Virtual National Run/Walk will be held through the Charge Running App, where you’ll be able to run/walk together at the same time on whatever course you choose. You’ll hear live coaching and music along the way, be able to use the app chat feature to connect with other participants, and see a live leaderboard of results. You can learn more or register HERE.
US TOO SUPPORT GROUPS
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.
PACIFIC NORTHWEST CHAPTER GEAR
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 2021 medical partners in the Pacific Northwest Chapter.
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 Pacific Northwest area.
- National African American Male Wellness Walk