Calendar of Events

Doña Ana County and City of Las Cruces have Proclaimed the Month of February as “All Types of Cancer Awareness Month”.  February is also “National Cancer Prevention Month” and CARE’s “Kick-off Month”.  June includes “National Cancer Survivors Day”.  The color “Lavender” represents all cancers.  The color “Purple” represents the color for cancer survivors.  CARE includes the colors lavender and purple in much of what we do.

FEBRUARYRACE FOR CARE 5K Run/1K Walk “CARE Kickoff” – February 2, 2019 – Mesilla Plaza.  Info and Registration at:  https://mts.raceentry.com/race-reviews/race-for-care-5k-run1k-walk-care-kickoff

Download Flyer:  RACE FOR CARE KICKOFF FLYER – 02-02-19 EVENT

5K Run Map:  RACE FOR CARE 5K RUN MAP

1K Fun Walk Map:  RACE FOR CARE – 1K FUN WALK MAP

Download Paper Registration:   RACE FOR CARE KICKOFF – PAPER REGISTRATION – FOR 02-02-19 EVENT

Join Us!  Saturday, February 2, 2019, in beautiful, historic Mesilla with our RACE FOR CARE 5K Run/1K Walk “Kickoff”!

 “In Honor of All Types of Cancer Awareness Month”

“National Cancer Prevention Month”

“Lavender Month”

This event will “kickoff” the year for CARE!  CARE hosts events and 
“La Gran Fiesta” which is part of the largest cancer fundraiser in New Mexico benefiting our local people in Dona Ana County, cancer patients in active treatment for any type of cancer.

T-Shirts for registrants that have registered by January 23, 2019.

RACE FOR CARE runners are encouraged to recruit teams to honor survivors and remember loved ones lost and to promote cancer awareness.

Medals will go to top female and male finishers in each age group:  

9 and under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 and over

Trophies will go to:

1.  Top Female Runner

2.  Top Male Runner

3.  Largest Team

4.  Most Creative Team T-Shirt

REGISTRATION COST:  $20 per Person (Late Registration, $25 per Person on Feb 2, 2019 from 8:00 to 8:45 a.m.)

TEAM REGISTRATION COST:  $20 per Person, Encouraging Teams to be 10 or more people

JUNE – CARE Honors National Cancer Survivors Day –  Celebration of Life Weekend Events:

JUNE 1 – LIFE TRIBUTE – Plaza de Las Cruces – Gate Opens:  5:00 p.m. Event Begins:  6:00 p.m.  There will be 3 tribute bands:  

Ladies of Disco Tribute – by Elia Esparza who has been on The Voice and La Voz Mexico

Tribute Chicago – Windy City Chicago Tribute Band

Tribute Santana – Soul Sacrifice Santana Tribute Band

2019 CARE HONORS NATIONAL CANCER SURVIVORS DAY SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

JUNE 2RACE FOR CARE 5K Run/1K Walk “National Cancer Survivors Day” – June 2, 2019 – Mesilla Plaza.         REGISTRATION AT RACE ENTRY:  https://mts.raceentry.com/races/race-for-care-national-cancer-survivors-day/2019/register

RACE ENTRY EVENT INFO:  https://mts.raceentry.com/race-for-care-national-cancer-survivors-day/race-information

Download Paper Registration:  RACE FOR CARE NCSD – PAPER REGISTRATION – FOR 06-02-19 EVENT

Download 5K Run Map:  5K Run Map:  RACE FOR CARE 5K RUN MAP

Download 1K Fun Walk Map:  1K Fun Walk Map:  RACE FOR CARE – 1K FUN WALK MAP

 SEPTEMBER – Join CARE at “4th Annual La Gran Fiesta” on September 20 and 21, 2019 at Plaza de Las Cruces on Main Street Downtown and other La Gran Fiesta events throughout September 2019.  La Gran Fiesta is set to celebrate southern New Mexico’s traditions: people, great food and culture. There will be local vendors, local music including mariachis and entertainment with folklorico dancers, an enchilada cooking contest, a run, a parade, a walk, a lumbre chile eating contest, a bike run, a car show, and more!

More information is provided on La Gran Fiesta’s own page.

Are you interested in being a sponsor to one of New Mexico’s largest cancer fundraisers?  Download the Sponsorship Packet below:

2019 LA GRAN FIESTA SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

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