More than 26,890 men in California will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in 2022, and more than 4,130 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 California, please click here.
MEET THE TEAM
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 Southern California, contact DeMetrius Kee.
Join the Event
September 24, 2022 @ 8:00 a.m. PT
Yokuts Park - 4200 Empire Drive, Bakersfield, CA 93309
September 25, 2022 @ 7:00 a.m. PT
Civic Center Park - 43900 San Pablo Ave, Palm Desert, CA 92260
Greater Los Angeles Area
May 15, 2022 @ 8:00 a.m. PT
Shoreline Aquatic Park - 200 Aquarium Way, Long Beach, CA 90802
September 17, 2022 @ 8:00 a.m. PT
De Anza Cove Park - 3000 N Mission Bay Dr, San Diego, CA 92109
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 Prostate Cancer Run/Walk Presenting Sponsors
Thank you to our 2021 Southern California Run/Walk Presenting Sponsors! Contact DeMetrius Kee, the Southern California Chapter Director, for information on how to become a presenting sponsor for one of the Southern California Run/Walks.
- Colombo Construction – Bakersfield Run/Walk
ZERO Prostate Caner 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 Southern California 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 Southern California area.
- RESPOND African American Prostate Cancer Study
- Coalition for African American Health Equity
- The Men’s Cancer Network, Inc.
- The City of Hope
- Inland Empire Health Plan
- IMPACT Program
- Southern California Kaiser Permanente
- California Urological Association
WAYS TO GET INVOLVED
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA CHAPTER CHATTER
To stay in the loop with what is happening in the Southern California Chapter, check out this month’s chapter chatter below!