Fri, Mar 17|
8th Annual St. Patrick's Day Walk For Childhood Cancer
8th Annual Julia Cobb BoardWALK along the beach for Childhood Cancer Awareness.
Time & Location
Mar 17, 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM CDT
Galveston, 2501 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, TX 77550, USA
About the Event
St. Patrick's Day Walk for Childhood Cancer
The Julia Cobb - JuCan Foundation 8th Annual "Pleasure Pier BoardWALK" in Galveston, Texas is a fundraising event honoring kids & families who have battled CANcer! The 4.13 mile walk along the beach was created in memory of, 8 year old Julia Cobb, who courageously fought Ewing's sarcoma for two years. During her treatment in Houston, at the MD Anderson Children's Cancer Hospital, Julia and her family would escape to Galveston to WALK in prayer and in hope for a cure. The 4.13 mile walk honors Julia's favorite scripture, Philippians 4:13. In addition, Julia's birthday is #StPatricksDay and she would have been 18 this year!
The Julia Cobb - JuCan Foundation BoardWALK honors ALL champions who have, or are fighting CANcer. This walk is one of awareness for underfunded childhood cancer, and a fundraiser for the mission & programs of the JuCan Foundation. JuCan's commitment is to standby and support families in the Greater Houston area and beyond during their cancer journey.
Help us reach our goal, and help us help families!!!! Contact Jennifer Cobb for more info at Jennifer.Cobb@JuCanFoundation.org or text/call 713-413-7547, for sponsorship opportunities. Bring your family and friends to the PLEASURE PIER BoardWALK to help create awareness for childhood cancer and to support our champions in their fight.
You can donate online to help us reach this year's goal of $2,413.00. Go to: JuCanFoundation.org/donate or mail a check to our office at:
JuCan Foundation 2323 Clear Lake City Blvd Suite 180 Box 250 Houston Tx 77062-8070