Be a presence in Central Illinois to promote awareness of brain tumors and raise funds for research.
Continue an annual walk to raise awareness of brain tumors and their impact on those in Central Illinois. There are many misconceptions about those who have or had tumors. Many people are not aware of their tumors, blaming symptoms on other possible causes.
Additionally, funds will be raised for research into treatment and cures for the various know brain tumors. Research currently includes surgery, radiation, chemotherapy, medication, and other possible treatments and therapies.
We also will remember and honor those lost to brain tumors, their families, friends and loved ones and celebrate those who have survived.