The Details: HOLLYWOOD, FL, February 21 – On Saturday, March 17, 2012, Redline Media Group, through its community outreach arm, Real Meaningful Gestures, will continue to fight back against Cancer, as they proudly announce the 2nd Annual – March For Cancer. The March For Cancer will be held at Hugh Taylor Birch State Park, located at 3109 East Sunrise Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33304. The race will begin promptly at 7:00 AM, with onsite registration opening at 6:00 AM. Pre-registration is open now at www.MarchForCancer.org
In 2011, the inaugural March For Cancer attractednearly 700 participants, over 100 volunteers and tremendous support from the South Florida media community. RMG stands committed alongside their amazing team of sponsors and supporters to keep this fire burning, expanding and reaching further within the surrounding communities to assist those in times of need.
This year, more than 570,000 Americans are expected to die of Cancer! This is a rate of more than 1,500 people a day.With over 100 different types of known Cancers that can affect any part of the body, Cancer is projected to claim nearly 8 million people around that globein 2012 alone. That represents a staggering 15% of all deaths worldwide.
The March For Cancer was developed in an effort to generate the necessary resources to offer assistance to those individuals directly affected by this deadly disease. This initiative is about raising awareness, providing assistance and physically making a difference in the lives of those impacted by Cancer, in way of, food, counseling, home healthcare, transportation, housekeeping and the list goes on and on.
“As a recent cancer survivor, I understand the dynamics and the challenges firsthand, not only from the patient perspective, but most recently from a family member’s perspective as well,” said CimaGeorgevich, Chief Executive Officer of Redline Media Group and co-founder of The March For Cancer. “We’re calling on families, survivors, neighbors, associates, friends, Facebook Friends and everyone in between, to be a part of this amazing event. This initiative is focused on enhancing the quality of life for individuals that arecurrently faced with the fight of their life!Come out on March 17thto experience the March For Cancer, join the movement and support the cause.”
For more information on the March For Cancer, visit www.MarchForCancer.org