|The 18th Annual Dr. Howard Mazer Memorial Strides For Stroke 5k|
|Wednesday, 18 April 2012|
THE NUMBERS ARE STAGGERING!
Stroke is the Number One cause of disability and Third leading cause of death in the United States. What so few are aware of is that it is 80% Preventable (The most preventable of all catastrophic medical conditions), but only if you act F.A.S.T.
Support the mission of the Delaware Valley Stroke Council to reduce the incidence of Stroke by education and communicating to the public how to reduce Stroke risk and recognize Stroke symptoms. Register to participate in the Dr. Howard Mazer Memorial Strides for Stroke 5K Run/Walk! Registration begins at 7am on June 10, 2012, and the race starts promptly at 8:30am.
BETTER YET...START A TEAM
It's easy and fun. Follow the directions and gather friends, family, dogs or whoever else would like to support the cause!
All funds raised will help the DVSC fulfill our vital mission intended to raise awareness about Stroke in the Delaware Valley as well as to advocate and support Stroke survivors and their caretakers.
Join us for The 18th Annual Dr. Howard Mazer Memorial Strides for Stroke, a benefit event for the Delaware Valley Stroke Council that raises money for stroke survivors and caregivers as well as region-wide stroke prevention educational events and screenings. Stroke is the 3rd leading cause of death and the number one cause of adult disability in the USA.
Your participation in this event contributes to much needed funding for the advancement of stroke prevention education in the Greater Delaware Valley. Our goal is to reduce the incidence and impact of stroke and improve the lives of stroke survivors through heightened public awareness, community education, legislative and patient advocacy.
This scenic run/walk takes place along the Martin Luther King Highway in Philadelphia against the beautiful backdrop of the Philadelphia Art Museum. Enjoy food and entertainment with old friends and new as you fight against the threat of strokes. Sign up for $25 at Click Here to Signup before June 9th and $30 on race day.
Registration begins at 7:00 am Opening Ceremonies at 8:00 am Run/Walk begins at 8:30 am
Feel free to call the DVSC office at (215) 772-9040 if you have any questions.
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